Definition of Prokofiev, Sergei in English:

Prokofiev, Sergei

proper noun

  • (1891–1953), Russian composer; full name Sergei Sergeevich Prokofiev. Notable works include the opera The Love for Three Oranges (1919), the Lieutenant Kijé suite (1934), the ballet music for Romeo and Juliet (1935–36), and Peter and the Wolf (1936).

Pronunciation

Prokofiev, Sergei

/prōˈkôfēˌef/