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Stravinsky, Igor 1882-1971

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Most widely held works by Igor Stravinsky
The rite of spring by Igor Stravinsky( )

403 editions published between 1913 and 2021 in 10 languages and held by 4,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-part exploration of The rite of spring, examining Igor Stravinsky's music along with the biographical and historical circumstances of its creation. Uses interactive video with Hypercard on a Macintosh, allowing the student to alternate between hearing portions of the music and reading background material
Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky( )

883 editions published between 1900 and 2021 in 10 languages and held by 4,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boulez conducts Stravinsky's "Le Sacre du Printemps", the Cleveland Orchestra
L'oiseau de feu = Der Feuervogel = The Firebird ; Scherzo fantastique by Igor Stravinsky( )

174 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

226 editions published between 1951 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 3,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis ACT I: Anne Trulove is in the garden of her father's country house with her suitor, Tom Rakewell, admiring the springtime. Sending Anne into the house, her father, Trulove, tells Tom he has arranged an accountant's job for him in the city. Tom declines the offer and the older man leaves. A stranger enters as Tom declares his determination to live by his wits and enjoy life. When he says "I wish I had money," the stranger introduces himself as Nick Shadow, "at your service." Shadow tells Tom that a forgotten rich uncle has died, leaving the young man a fortune. Anne and Trulove return to hear the news, the latter urging Tom to accompany Shadow to London to settle the estate. As Tom leaves, promising to send for Anne as soon as everything is arranged, Shadow turns to the audience to announce, "the Progress of a Rake begins." At a brothel in the city, whores entertain a group of "roaring boys," dissolute young playboys; together they toast Venus and Mars. Shadow coaxes Tom to recite for the madam, Mother Goose, the catechism he has taught him: to follow nature rather than doctrine, to seek beauty (which is perishable) and pleasure (which means different things to different people). Tom refuses, however, to define love. Turning back the clocks when he sees Tom restless to escape, Shadow commends him to the pursuit of hedonism with these companions. Tom responds with ruminations of love. When the whores offer to console him, Mother Goose claims him for herself and leads him off. As evening falls, Anne leaves her father's house, determined to find Tom, since she has heard nothing from him. ACT II: Tom, who is in the morning room of his house in the city, is beginning to tire of city pleasures and no longer dares to think of Anne. When he says "I wish I were happy," Shadow appears, showing a poster for Baba the Turk, a bearded lady whom he urges Tom to marry, because only when one is obligated to neither passion nor reason can one be truly free. Amused by the idea, Tom gets ready to go out. Anne approaches Tom's house but is hesitant to knock. As darkness falls, she sees servants enter with strangely shaped packages. A conveyance arrives and Tom steps out. Startled to see Anne, he says she must forget him, he cannot go back to her. Baba calls out from the sedan, whereupon Tom admits to the astonished Anne that he is married. Hurried along by Baba's impatient remarks, Anne faces the bitter realities, while Tom repeats that it is too late to turn back. As Tom helps Baba from the sedan, a curious crowd gathers. Anne hurriedly leaves. In his morning room, Tom sits sulking amid Baba's curios as she chatters about the origin of each. When he refuses to respond to her affection, she complains bitterly. Tom silences her and she remains motionless as Tom falls asleep. Shadow wheels in a strange contraption, and when Tom awakens, saying "Oh I wish it were true," the machine turns out to be his dream: an invention for making stones into bread. Seeing it as a means of redemption for his misdeeds, Tom wonders whether he might again deserve Anne. Shadow points out the device's usefulness in gulling potential investors. ACT III: On a spring afternoon, the same scene (including the stationary Baba) is set for an auction. Customers examine the various objects: Tom's business venture has ended in ruin. Amid rumors as to what has become of Tom, Anne enters in search of him. An auctioneer, Sellem, begins to hawk various objects -- including Baba, who resumes her chatter after the crowd bids to purchase her. Indignant at finding her belongings up for sale, she tries to order everyone out. She draws Anne aside, saying the girl should try to save Tom, who still loves her. Anne, hearing Tom and Shadow singing in the street, runs out. Shadow leads Tom to a graveyard with a freshly dug grave, where he reminds the young man that a year and a day have passed since he promised to serve him: now the servant claims his wage. Tom must end his life by any means he chooses before the stroke of twelve. Suddenly, Shadow offers a reprieve: they will gamble for Tom's soul. When Tom, placing his trust in the Queen of Hearts, calls upon Anne, and her voice is heard, Shadow realizes he has lost. In retaliation, he condemns Tom to insanity. As Shadow disappears and dawn rises, Tom -- gone mad -- imagines himself Adonis, waiting for Venus. In an insane asylum, Tom declares Venus will visit him, whereupon fellow inmates mock the idea. The Keeper admits Anne. Believing her to be Venus, Tom confesses his sins: "I hunted the shadows, disdaining thy true love." Briefly they imagine timeless love in Elysium. With his head upon her breast, Tom asks her to sing him to sleep. As she does, her voice moves the other inmates. Trulove comes to fetch his daughter, who bids the sleeping Tom farewell. When he wakens to find her gone, he cries out for Venus as the inmates sing "Mourn for Adonis." EPILOGUE: The principals gather to tell the moral that each finds in the story. Anne warns that not every man can hope for someone like her to save him; Baba warns that all men are mad; Tom warns against self-delusion, to Trulove's agreement; Shadow mourns his role as man's alter ego; and all concur that the devil finds work for idle hands
Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky( )

249 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 3,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valery Gergiev conducts a new recording of Stravinsky's iconic neo-classical oratorio Oedipus Rex, complete with Jean Cocteau's original French narration spoken by Gerard Depardieu
Poetics of music in the form of six lessons by Igor Stravinsky( Book )

102 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest of contemporary composers has here set down in delightfully personal fashion his general ideas about music and some accounts of his own experience as a composer. Every concert-goer and lover of music will take keen pleasure in his notes about the essential features of music, the process of musical composition, inspiration, musical types, and musical execution. Throughout the volume are to he found trenchant comments on such subjects as Wagnerism, the operas of Verdi, musical taste, musical snobbery, the influence of political ideas on Russian music under the Soviets, musical improvisation as opposed to musical construction, the nature of melody, and the function of the critic of music. Musical people of every sort will welcome this first presentation in English of an unusually interesting book
Le sacre du printemps ; Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky( )

73 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Ballet scores performed by the Boston symphony Orchestra conducted by Pierre Monteux
The firebird = L'oiseau de feu by Igor Stravinsky( )

256 editions published between 1925 and 2020 in 9 languages and held by 2,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Oiseau de feu: Conte dansé en deux tableaux de Michel Fokine / Le Chant du Rossignol: Poème symphonique
Le sacre du printemps = The rite of spring by Igor Stravinsky( )

153 editions published between 1930 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire du soldat = The soldier's tale : narrated in English by Igor Stravinsky( )

136 editions published between 1877 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1918, this ballet is a response to the chaos and misery of World War One. The work blends narration, dance, music and characters in changing disguises to tell the story of a common soldier who loses his soul to the devil
Histoire du soldat = The soldier's tale by Igor Stravinsky( )

123 editions published between 1924 and 2021 in 6 languages and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire du soldat, . Stravinsky, Igor
Pétrouchka ; Le sacre du printemps by Igor Féodorovitch Stravinski( )

50 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rite of spring by Igor Stravinsky( )

102 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Composed for Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, The Rite of Spring premiered in 1913 to a near-riot. The most famous musical work of the 20th century, this brilliant and uncompromising masterpiece changed the course of modern music. Nearly a century later, it remains in the repertoire of every large symphony orchestra."--Publisher's information
The soldier's tale by Igor Stravinsky( )

50 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A septet of LSO musicians relive the Russian folk tale of a soldier who trades his fiddle for unparalleled gain in Stravinsky?s The Soldier?s Tale. A theatrical work?to be read, played and danced,? British stage & television actor Malcolm Sinclair narrates, leading listeners through the soldier?s regretful decision
Stravinsky conducts Stravinsky by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

95 editions published between 1962 and 2021 in 8 languages and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'information lisible par ordinateur sur le v. 1 comprend des notes de programme et les paroles des oeuvres vocales en anglais
The soldier's tale by Igor Stravinsky( )

90 editions published between 1954 and 2021 in 5 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soldier, on leave from the army, trades his old violin for a magic book that can tell the future and make him rich. He soon discovers, however, that he has made a deal with the devil and that money does not bring happiness
Symphony of Psalms ; Symphony in C ; Symphony in three movements by Igor Stravinsky( )

40 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Da Berlinerfilharmonikerne og Sir Simon Rattle gjestet det nye operahuset i Bjørvika i mai, spilte de bl.a. Igor Stravinskijs "Symphony in three movements", som også er med på denne innspilling. I tillegg inneholder utgivelsen Stravinskys "Salmesymfonien"(1930) revidert versjon fra 1948, "Symfoni i C"(1940) og "Symphony i three movements"(1942-45). De tre verkene ble alle komponert i løpet av en 15 års periode hvor Stravinskij hadde sin neoklassisistiske periode. Opptakene av symfoniene er fra en konsert i Berlin i september 2007
The rake's progress : an opera in English in three acts (nine scenes and an epilogue) by Burton D Fisher( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive opera-guide, featuring Principal Characters in the Opera, Brief Story Synopsis, Story Narrative with Music Highlight Examples, and Burton D. Fisher's insightful and in depth Commentary and Analysis
Petrouchka = Petrushka ; Le sacre du printemps = The rite of spring by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

284 editions published between 1928 and 2021 in 8 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Für Serge Diaghilews Ballets Russes schrieb Strawinski einige Ballette über russisch-märchenhafte Stoffe. Der Feuervogel wurde 1910 zum ersten großen Erfolg Strawinskis. Die ursprünglich für 100-köpfiges Orchester gesetzte, impressionistisch gefärbte Partitur wurde 1919 noch für mittelgroßes Orchester uminstrumentiert, der man heute den Vorzug gibt. Sie ist auch auf der vorliegenden CD eingespielt. Auch den aufwendigen Orchestersatz des Balletts Petruschka von 1911 hat Strawinski 1947 umgearbeitet und vereinfacht. Die Bedeutung des Rhythmischen kommt bei beiden Werken in der geänderten Fassung viel deutlicher zur Geltung. Das kurze Scherzo à la russe ergänzt diese Aufnahme mit dem Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra unter Paavo Järvi, die in jeder Hinsicht "outstanding" (Gramophone 5/03) ist und einen hervorragenden Einblick in die Ballettmusiken Strawinskis gibt
Symphony of Psalms by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

154 editions published between 1949 and 2020 in 10 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The rite of spring
Poetics of music in the form of six lessonsThe rite of springStravinsky inside outStravinsky and the Russian traditions : a biography of the works through MavraThe Apollonian clockwork : on StravinskyStravinsky : the composer and his worksThe Cambridge companion to Stravinsky
Alternative Names
Igor' Fëdorovič Stravinskij compositore e direttore d'orchestra russo naturalizzato francese

Igor' Fëdorovič Stravinskij compositore russo naturalizzato francese, e in seguito statunitense

Igor Feodorovic Stravinsky

Igor Fiodorovič Stravinskij

Igor Fiodorovitch Stravinsky

Igor Fjodorovič Stravinski

Igor Fjodorovič Stravinskij ruský skladatel

Igor Fjodorowitsch Strawinski

Igor Fjodorowitsch Strawinski russisch-französisch-amerikanischa Komponist

Igor Fyodorovitch Stravinsky

Ígor Stravinski

Ígor Stravinski comositor i director d'orquestra rus

Ígor Stravinski compositor ruso

Ígor Stravinski Compositor russo

Ígor Stravinski pianista, director de orquestra e compositor ruso naturalizado francés

Igor Stravinski vene helilooja

Ígor Stravínskii

Igor Stravinskij

Igor Stravinskij russisk komponist

Igor Stravinskij rysk tonsättare, pianist och dirigent

İgor Stravinskiy

Igor Stravinsky

Ígor Stravinsky compositor y director de orquesta ruso

Igor Stravinsky Frans componist (1882-1971)

Igor Stravinsky pianiste et compositeur

Igor Stravinsky pianiste et compositeur russe

Igor Stravinsky Ruso a pianista ken konduktor

Igor Stravinsky Russian composer, pianist and conductor

Igor Stravinsky venäläinen säveltäjä

Igor Strawinski

Igor Strawinski rosyjski kompozytor, pianista i dyrygent

Igor Strawinsky

Igor Strawinsky russesche Komponist

Igor Strawinsky russisch-französisch-US-amerikanischer Komponist

Igor Strawinsky russisch-französisch-US-amerikanischer Komponist (1882-1971)

Igoris Stravinskis

Igors Stravinskis

Iguorės Stravėnskis

Iguoris Stravinskis

Inguarus Strawiński

İqor Stravinski

Istrāvīnskī, Īgūr

Istrāvīnskī, Īgūr 1882-1971

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Ιγκόρ Στραβίνσκι Ρώσος συνθέτης

Игор Стравински

Игор Стравински руски композитор

Игорь Стравинский

Игорь Стравинский русский, французский и американский композитор, дирижёр и пианист

Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский

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Стравинский, Игорь Фёдорович русский, французский и американский композитор, дирижёр и пианист

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Стравінський Ігор Федорович

Ігар Стравінскі

Ігар Фёдаравіч Стравінскі

Ігор Стравінський Російський, французький та американський композитор, диригент та піаніст

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איגאר סטראווינסקי

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איגור סטרווינסקי מלחין רוסי

סטראווינסקי, איגור

סטראוינסקי, איגור

סטרבינסקי, איגור פדיורוביץ 1882-1971

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סטרוינסקי, איגור פיודורוביץ 1882-1971

إيجور سترافينسكي

إيجور ستراڤينيسكى

إيغور سترافينسكي مؤلف موسيقي روسي

ایقور ایستراوینسکی

ایگور استراوینسکی

آیگور سٹراونسکی

ئیگۆر ستراڤینسکی

इगोर स्त्रविन्सकी

इगोर स्त्राव्हिन्स्की

ইগর স্ট্রাভিনস্কি

ਇਗੋਰ ਸਟਰਾਵਿੰਸਕੀ

இகோர் ஸ்ட்ராவின்ஸ்கி

ഇഗോർ സ്ട്രാവിൻസ്കി Russian classical composer

ഇഗോർ സ്ട്രാവിൻസ്കി റഷ്യൻ സംഗീതജ്ഞന്‍

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스트라빈스키 1882-1971

스트라빈스키, 이고르 1882-1971

스트라빈스키, 이고르 페도로비치 1882-1971

스트라빈스키, 이고르 표도로비치 1882-1971

스트라빈스키, 이고리 1882-1971

스트라빈스키, 이고리 표도로비치 1882-1971

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