Sister Power! Female Empowerment: Women in Music


Sister Power! Solo Piano Works by Nadia and Lili Boulanger is a lecture-recital which highlights the important contributions both female musicians/ composers have made to the music profession. Lili Boulanger (1893-1918) composed exquisite works and was the first female winner of the Prix de Rome. Composer and conductor Nadia Boulanger (1887-1979) studied with Gabriel Fauré and became the most influential music pedagogue of the twentieth century. Pre-recorded performances will be interspersed with biographical description.


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If you require Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, please contact Sunita Shelly: / 562.938.4947 or Sonia Leticia Vélez: at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please note requests are based on provider availability, the more advance notice the better.