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Poulenc, Francis

Syllabification: Pou·lenc, Francis
Pronunciation: /po͞oˈleNGk
 
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Definition of Poulenc, Francis in English:

( 1899–1963), French composer; full name Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc. A member of Les Six, his work is characterized by lyricism as well as by the use of idioms of popular music such as jazz.

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