Christened Marie-Juliette Olga, French composer Lili Boulanger (1893-1918) died early of Crohn's Disease. Elder sister Nadia convinced her to undertake compositional studies and she won the 1913 Prix de Rome, with her cantata Faust et Hélène. She composed a wide variety and considerable number of pieces in her short life.
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Boulanger, Lili (1893 - 1918)
Brief biography with summaries of orchestral, chamber, and vocal and choral music.
Boulanger, Lili (1893 - 1918), France
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and link to biographical essay from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
Miscellaneous Boulanger Songs
One song cycle and various songs, texts linked.
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