I stravinsky - igor stravinsky: a portrait - his works - his life - amazoncom music igor stravinsky: a portrait - his works - his life i stravinsky (composer) format: audio cd 50 out of 5 stars 1 customer review see all 2 formats and editions hide other formats and editions price new from. Igor stravinsky with philip glass and robert craft we focus on the life and works of igor stravinksy in this installment of milestones of the millenniumhost lisa simeone guides us through wide.
Igor stravinsky, 1903 stravinsky was born on 17 june 1882 in oranienbaum, a suburb of saint petersburg, the russian imperial capital, and was brought up in saint petersburg his parents were fyodor stravinsky, a bass singer at the mariinsky theatre in st petersburg, and anna (née kholodovsky.
Igor fedorovich stravinsky the russian-born composer igor fedorovich stravinsky (1882-1971) identified himself as an inventor of music the novelty, power, and elegance of his works won worldwide admiration before he was 30.
Igor stravinsky, in full igor fyodorovich stravinsky, (born june 5 [june 17, new style], 1882, oranienbaum [now lomonosov], near st petersburg, russia—died april 6, 1971, new york, ny, us), russian-born composer whose work had a revolutionary impact on musical thought and sensibility just before and after world war i, and whose compositions remained a touchstone of modernism for much of his long working life. Stravinsky's instrumental works of the 1920s included the piano concerto, the octet for winds, the sonata, and the serenade for a piano solo he produced an opera-oratorio (a long work usually without action or scenery), oedipus rex, in 1927, and a ballet, apollo, in 1928.