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[an-toh-nee-oh;; Italian ahn-taw-nyaw] /ænˈtoʊ ni oʊ;; Italian ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/ (Show IPA), 1750–1825, Italian composer and conductor.
Historical Examples

When Salieri was young and left an orphan, he was befriended by a man, who later died, leaving his children in some distress.
The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 Rupert Hughes

How far, after all, was Salieri capable of influencing the music of his day?
Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3) Otto Jahn

Albrechtsberger gave him instructions in counterpoint, and Salieri in dramatic music.
Life of Beethoven Anton Schindler

Salieri had no reason for combating the Emperor’s inclinations, since they were also his own.
Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3) Otto Jahn

Here he became a pupil of Czerny, Salieri and Randhartinger.
A Popular History of the Art of Music W. S. B. Mathews

Salieri and all his adherents will move heaven and earth against it.
Life Of Mozart, Vol. 3 (of 3) Otto Jahn

Beaumarchais collaborated with Salieri in the opera of Tarare, first produced in Paris in 1787.
History of the Fan George Woolliscroft Rhead

Salieri praised Schubert for his work, and said that he should become his pupil.
The World’s Great Men of Music Harriette Brower

During a short stay in Vienna he was much in the society of Salieri.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 4 Various

In Mozart and Salieri we see the contrast between the genius which does what it must and the talent which does what it can.
An Outline of Russian Literature Maurice Baring

Antonio (anˈtonjo). 1750–1825, Italian composer and conductor, who worked in Vienna (from 1766). The suggestion that he poisoned Mozart has no foundation


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