Who is Igor Stravinsky?

Igor Stravinsky

Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (sometimes spelled Strawinsky or Stravinskii; Russian: Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, transliterated: Igorʹ Fëdorovič Stravinskij; ; 17 June 1882 – 6 April 1971) was a Russian, and later French and American composer, pianist and conductor. He is widely considered to be one of the most important and influential composers of the 20th century.

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1963 Grammy Awards - Award Winners - Classical
... Best Classical Performance - Orchestra Igor Stravinsky (conductor) the Columbia Symphony Orchestra for Stravinsky The Firebird Ballet Best Classical Performance - Vocal Soloist (with or without ... Best Classical Performance - Instrumental Soloist or Soloists (with orchestra) Igor Stravinsky (conductor), Isaac Stern the Columbia Symphony Orchestra for ...
Igor Stravinsky - Archives
... The Ekstrom Collection of the Diaghilev and Stravinsky Foundation is held by the Victoria and Albert Museum London, Department of Theatre and Performance ...
Ballets Russes And Descendants - Music - Igor Stravinsky
... Diaghilev had hired the young Stravinsky at a time when he was virtually unknown to compose the music for The Firebird, after the composer Anatoly Lyadov ... Diaghilev was the instrumental in launching Stravinsky's career in Europe and the United States of America ... Stravinsky's early ballet scores were the subject of much discussion ...
Ballets Russes And Descendants - Principal Productions
... Fokine Alexandre Benois 1909 Les Sylphides Frédéric Chopin Michel Fokine 1909 Prince Igor Alexander Borodin Michel Fokine Nicholas Roerich 1909 Cléopatre Anton ... Jaculov 1928 Apollon musagète (Apollo) Igor Stravinsky George Balanchine Andre Bauschant (scene) Coco Chanel (costumi) 1929 Le fils prodigue/ Prodigal Son Sergei ...
Columbia Symphony Orchestra - Igor Stravinsky
... Igor Stravinsky also made a number of recordings of his own compositions with the East Coast incarnation of this orchestra, including his complete stereo recording of his ballet The Firebird ...

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    Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody’s piano playing in my living room has to the book I am reading.
    Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971)