Igor Stravinsky
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1882-06-17
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Igor Stravinsky

Igor Stravinsky Biography (Wikipedia)

Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky ComSE (Russian: И́горь Фёдорович Страви́нский,; 17 June [O.S. 5 June] 1882 – 6 April 1971) was a Russian-born composer, pianist, and conductor. He is widely considered one of the most important and influential composers of the 20th century.

Stravinsky's compositional career was notable for its stylistic diversity. He first achieved international fame with three ballets commissioned by the impresario Serge Diaghilev and first performed in Paris by Diaghilev's Ballets Russes: The Firebird (1910), Petrushka (1911), and The Rite of Spring (1913). The latter transformed the way in which subsequent composers thought about rhythmic structure and was largely responsible for Stravinsky's enduring reputation as a musical revolutionary who pushed the boundaries of musical design. His "Russian phase" which continued with works such as Renard, the Soldier's Tale and Les Noces, was followed in the 1920s by a period in which he turned to neoclassicism. The works from this period tended to make use of traditional musical forms (concerto grosso, fugue and symphony), drawing on earlier styles, especially from the 18th century. In the 1950s, Stravinsky adopted serial procedures. His compositions of this period shared traits with examples of his earlier output: rhythmic energy, the construction of extended melodic ideas out of a few two- or three-note cells and clarity of form, and of instrumentation.

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Igor Stravinsky Performances & Interviews


Igor Stravinsky Tracks

Igor Stravinsky
Prelude et Ronde des princessses from the Firebird
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Prelude et Ronde des princessses from the Firebird

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Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra
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Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra

Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra

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Performer
Carlos Roque Alsina (1941)
Orchestra Philharmonique
Igor Stravinsky
The Rite of Spring, 2. Dances of the Young Girls
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The Rite of Spring, 2. Dances of the Young Girls

The Rite of Spring, 2. Dances of the Young Girls

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Orchestre National de France, conductor Daniele Gatti,
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Petrushka: Pt.1; Danse russe
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Petrushka: Pt.1; Danse russe
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Petrushka
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Petrushka
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In memoriam Dylan Thomas
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In memoriam Dylan Thomas
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Pastorale
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Pastorale
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Circus Polka
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Circus Polka
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Expectans expectavi, Dominum (Symphony of Psalms)
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Expectans expectavi, Dominum (Symphony of Psalms)
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Feux d'artifice [Fireworks]
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Feux d'artifice [Fireworks]
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Symphony in Three Movements
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Symphony in Three Movements
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Apollon Musagete, Tableau II: Tableau II: Pas de deus: Apollo and Terpischore
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Apollon Musagete, Tableau II: Tableau II: Pas de deus: Apollo and Terpischore
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The Firebird
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The Firebird
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Tango No 72
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Tango No 72
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Danse russe (3 Movements from Petrushka)
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Danse russe (3 Movements from Petrushka)
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Three pieces for string quartet; 1st movement
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Three pieces for string quartet; 1st movement

Three pieces for string quartet; 1st movement

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String Quartet from the Australian Chamber Orchestra
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Igor Stravinsky
Symphony of Psalms
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Symphony of Psalms
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I. Introduction from Suite Italienne from 'Pulcinella'
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I. Introduction from Suite Italienne from 'Pulcinella'
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The Rite of Spring (Introduction)
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The Rite of Spring (Introduction)
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Pulcinella Suite
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Pulcinella Suite
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The Firebird: Finale
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The Firebird: Finale
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Les noces (1923 Version): Scene 3: The Departure of the Bride (Chorus, Bride, Pa
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Les noces (1923 Version): Scene 3: The Departure of the Bride (Chorus, Bride, Pa
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Dumbarton Oaks
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Dumbarton Oaks
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Concerto in E flat 'Dumbarton Oaks' arr. for two pianos
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Concerto in E flat 'Dumbarton Oaks' arr. for two pianos
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Octet
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Octet
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Suite italienne for violin and piano (1933)
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Suite italienne for violin and piano (1933)
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Pulcinella
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Pulcinella

Pulcinella

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Kora Pavelic
David Fischer
Michael Nagl
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Petrushka
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Petrushka
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The Rake's Progress (Gently little boat)
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The Rake's Progress (Gently little boat)
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The Rite Of Spring - Dance Of The Earth
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The Rite Of Spring - Dance Of The Earth
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Chant du Rossignol
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Chant du Rossignol
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Tango
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Tango

Tango

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Crabb & Draugsvoll
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Divertimento: The Fairy's Kiss
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Divertimento: The Fairy's Kiss
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Concerto for string orchestra in D major, 'Basle concerto'
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Concerto for string orchestra in D major, 'Basle concerto'
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La semaine grasse (3 Movements from Petrushka)
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La semaine grasse (3 Movements from Petrushka)
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Scherzo fantastique, Op 3
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Scherzo fantastique, Op 3
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Circus Polka
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Circus Polka
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Suite italienne for cello and piano: 1st movement
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Suite italienne for cello and piano: 1st movement
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Pulcinella Suite: Vivo, Minuetto & Finale
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Pulcinella Suite: Vivo, Minuetto & Finale
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Ebony concerto for clarinet and jazz band
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Ebony concerto for clarinet and jazz band
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The Dove Descending
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The Dove Descending
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The Firebird - Suite no.2 (1919)
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The Firebird - Suite no.2 (1919)
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Les Noces - extract from Third Tableau
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Les Noces - extract from Third Tableau
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Suite Italienne for violin and piano (1933)
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Suite Italienne for violin and piano (1933)
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Dumbarton Oaks
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Dumbarton Oaks
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Ritual Dance of the Ancestors; Sacrificial Dance (The Rite of Spring)
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Ritual Dance of the Ancestors; Sacrificial Dance (The Rite of Spring)
Igor Stravinsky
Petrushka (Burlesque in Four Scenes)
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Petrushka (Burlesque in Four Scenes)
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The Rite of Spring
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The Rite of Spring
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Tango
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Tango
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2018: Prom 20: Ten Pieces Prom
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2018-07-29T12:06:39
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2018
Proms 2018: Prom 20: Ten Pieces Prom

Proms 2018: Prom 20: Ten Pieces Prom

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2018: Prom 19: Ten Pieces Prom
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Royal Albert Hall
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Jul
2018
Proms 2018: Prom 19: Ten Pieces Prom

Proms 2018: Prom 19: Ten Pieces Prom

Royal Albert Hall

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