Definition of Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai in US English:

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai

proper noun

  • (1844–1908), Russian composer; full name Nikolai Andreevich Rimsky-Korsakov. He established his reputation with his orchestral suite Scheherazade (1888) and his many operas drawing on Russian and Slavic folk tales.

Pronunciation

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai

/ˌrimskē ˈkôrsəˌkôf/