Psaume 24–Lili Boulanger by myamphigory
February 16, 2009, 12:01 am
Filed under: music

Lili Boulanger (1893-1916), composer, was the younger sister of composer and teacher Nadia Boulanger. Lili, a student of her sister’s, was the first woman to receive the Prix de Rome, which she won in 1913 for her Faust et Helen. Chronically ill, she died of tuberculosis at 24 before finishing her opera La princesse Maleine.


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