Definition of Toscanini, Arturo in English:

Toscanini, Arturo

proper noun

  • (1867–1957), Italian conductor. He was musical director at La Scala in Milan 1898–1903 and 1906–08 before becoming a conductor at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City 1908–21 and the New York Philharmonic Orchestra 1928–38. He founded the NBC Symphony Orchestra in 1937.

Pronunciation:

Toscanini, Arturo

/ˌtäskəˈnēnē/