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Igor Stravinsky
"Infernal Dance" from The Firebird

 

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Stravinksy: The Firebird

About Igor Stravinsky

Russian composer Igor Stravinsky had a big hit with his first ballet, The Firebird. Stravinksy kept on writing ballets, followed by operas, and orchestral and choral music.

Track list:
Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps
Stravinsky: Serenade in A
Stravinsky: The Firebird
Stravinsky: Petrouchka
Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps
Stravinsky: Les Noces
Stravinsky: Pulcinella
Stravinsky: Scherzo a la Russe
Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Stravinsky's father held what job?

Baker

Lawyer

Singer

Farmer

Doctor


2.Who was Stravinsky's music teacher?

Tchaikovsky

Rimsky- Korsakov

Mussorgsky

Prokofiev

Rachmaninoff


3. Which Stravonsky ballet shocked the audience on opening night?

Pulcinella

The Firebird

Petrouchka

The Rite of Spring

Les Noces


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