Radio 3 Composer of the Week

Boulanger, Lili

Marie-Juliette Olga ("Lili") Boulanger (21 August 1893 – 15 March 1918) was a French composer, and the first female winner of the Prix de Rome composition prize. Her older sister was the noted composer and composition teacher Nadia Boulanger.As a Parisian-born child prodigy, Boulanger's talent was apparent at the age of two, when Gabriel Fauré, a friend of the family and later one of Boulanger's t... read more

Marie-Juliette Olga ("Lili") Boulanger (21 August 1893 – 15 March 1918) was a French composer, and the first female winn... read more

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Boulanger - Clairières dans le ciel

Boulanger - Clairières dans le ciel

James Wood , New London Chamber Choir, Martyn Hill, Andrew Ball

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