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Dukas

[dy-ka]
noun
  1. Paul (Ab·ra·ham) [pawl a-bra-am] /pɔl a braˈam/, 1865–1935, French composer.
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Historical Examples of dukas

  • Of the modern French we are loth to omit the symphonies of Chausson and of Dukas.

    Symphonies and Their Meaning; Third Series, Modern Symphonies

    Philip H. Goepp

  • Dukas uses them later in divided violins, violas and cellos, having thus a triad of harmonics doubled in the octave.


British Dictionary definitions for dukas

Dukas

noun
  1. Paul (pɔl). 1865–1935, French composer best known for the orchestral scherzo The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1897)
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