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Bou·lan·ger(bo͞o-läN-zhā′), Nadia Juliette 1887-1979.
French music teacher of several modern American composers, including Virgil Thomson and Aaron Copland.
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1. (Biography) Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1837–91, French general and minister of war (1886–87). Accused of attempting a coup d'état, he fled to Belgium, where he committed suicide
2. (Biography) Nadia (Juliette) (nadja). 1887–1979, French teacher of musical composition: her pupils included Elliott Carter, Aaron Copland, Darius Milhaud, and Virgil Thomson. She is noted also for her work in reviving the works of Monteverdi
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Bou•lan•ger(ˌbu lɑnˈdʒeɪ, -lɑ̃ˈʒeɪ)
Nadia (Juliette), 1887-1979, French composer and teacher.
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