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Gluck(glo͝ok), Christoph Willibald 1714-1787.
German operatic composer noted for his emphasis on dramatic impact and musical simplicity. His works include Orfeo ed Euridice (1762) and Alceste (1767).
Glück, Louise Elisabeth Born 1943.
American poet and US Poet Laureate (2003-2004).
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(Biography) Christoph Willibald von (ˈkrɪstɔf ˈvɪlibalt fɔn). 1714–87, German composer, esp of operas, including Orfeo ed Euridice (1762) and Alceste (1767)
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Christoph Willibald von, 1714–87, German operatic composer.
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gluck, glug - Gluck or glug is the light repetitive gurgling sound of liquid being poured from a bottle.
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