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Boulez, Pierre

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishBoulez, PierrePierre BoulezBou‧lez, Pierre /ˈbuːlez, pjeə $ -pjer/  (1935-) a French composer of modern classical music who studied at the Paris Conservatoire. He was a member of a group of musicians called the Darmstadt School. Boulez is also an important conductor. He was chief conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra (1971-74) and the New York Philharmonic Orchestrra (1971-78). In 1974 he founded a studio called IRCAM where musicians could make experimental music using the latest computer technology and electronics.
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