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Stravinsky and His World (The Bard Music Festival)

By Tamara Levitz

Stravinsky and His World brings jointly a world roster of students to discover clean views at the existence and tune of Igor Stravinsky. Situating Stravinsky in new highbrow and musical contexts, the essays during this quantity shed invaluable gentle on some of the most very important composers of the 20 th century.

Contributors study Stravinsky's interplay with Spanish and Latin American modernism, reconsider the stylistic label "neoclassicism" with a bit at the ideological clash over his lesser-known opera buffa Mavra, and reconsider his connections to his fatherland, paying distinctive realization to Stravinsky's stopover at to the Soviet Union in 1962. The essays additionally discover Stravinsky's musical and non secular ameliorations with Arthur Lourié, delve into Stravinsky's collaboration with Pyotr Suvchinsky and Roland-Manuel within the genesis of his groundbreaking Poetics of Music, and examine how the move inside stasis glaring within the ratings of Stravinsky's Orpheus and Oedipus Rex mirrored the composer's fierce trust in destiny. infrequent documents--including Spanish and Mexican interviews, Russian letters, articles via Arthur Lourié, and barely visible French and Russian texts--supplement the amount, bringing to lifestyles Stravinsky's wealthy highbrow milieu and excessive own relationships.

The members are Tatiana Baranova, Leon Botstein, Jonathan pass, Valérie Dufour, Gretchen Horlacher, Tamara Levitz, Klára Móricz, Leonora Saavedra, and Svetlana Savenko.

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Copyright © renewed. All rights reserved. utilized by permission of eu American track vendors corporation, sole U. S. and Canadian agent for Schott track GmbH & Co. KG. utilized in instance 1a (p. 5), instance 2a (p. 6) in “Stravinsky in Exile” through Jonathan pass. Boosey & Hawkes has graciously given its permission to reprint musical excerpts from the subsequent copyrighted works via Igor Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind tools (Symphonies d’instruments à vent) © Copyright 1948, 1952 via Hawkes & Son (London) Ltd. U. S. copyright renewed. Reprinted through permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. utilized in instance 1b (p. 5), instance 2b (p. 6) in “Stravinsky in Exile” through Jonathan go and instance three (p. a hundred and fifteen) in “Symphonies and Funeral video games: Lourié’s Critique of Stravinsky’s Neoclassicism” by way of Klára Móricz. Orpheus © Copyright 1948 by way of Hawkes & Son (London) Ltd. Reprinted via permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. utilized in instance 3a (p. 10) in “Stravinsky in Exile” via Jonathan move; and in instance five (p. 96), instance 6 (pp. 98–99), and instance 7 (p. 101–2) in “The Futility of Exhortation: Pleading in Stravinsky’s Oedipus Rex and Orpheus” through Gretchen Horlacher. Apollo (Apollon musagète) © Copyright 1949 through Hawkes & Son (London) Ltd. U. S. copyright renewed. Reprinted by means of permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. utilized in instance four (p. 14) in “Stravinsky in Exile” via Jonathan go. Mavra © Copyright [TK] by way of Hawkes & Son (London) Ltd. U. S. copyright renewed. Reprinted via permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. Used on pp. 48–49 of Arthur Lourié’s essay on Mavra. Oedipus Rex via Igor Stravinsky, Jean Cocteau, and Jean Danielou © Copyright 1949, 1950 through Hawkes & Son (London) Ltd. U. S. copyright renewed. Reprinted via permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. utilized in instance 1 (pp. 84–87), instance 2 (pp. 89–90), instance three (pp. 91–92), and instance four (p. ninety three) in “The Futility of Exhortation: Pleading in Stravinsky’s Oedipus Rex and Orpheus” by way of Gretchen Horlacher. Divertimento © Copyright 1951 by way of Hawkes & Son (London) Ltd. Reprinted by means of permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. utilized in instance 1 (pp. 166–69) in “Igor the Angeleno: The Mexican Connection” via Tamara Levitz. The song utilized in Examples 1 (p. 113), four (p. 116), and five (p. 117) in “Symphonies and Funeral video games: Lourié’s Critique of Stravinsky’s Neoclassicism” by means of Klára Móricz is from KölnMusik, Öffentlichkeitsarbeit Archiv. additionally, the subsequent copyright holders have graciously granted permission to reprint or reproduce the next copyrighted fabric: The Paul Sacher Stiftung, Basel, for determine 1 (p. viii) and determine 2 (p. ix) in “Preface and Acknowledgments”; determine 1 (p. 23) and determine 2 (p. 26) in “Who Owns Mavra: A Transnational Dispute”; determine 1 (p. 62), determine 2 (p. 70), and determine three (p. seventy two) in “Stravinsky’s Russian Library” by means of Tatiana Baranova Monighetti; determine 2 (p. 106) in “Symphonies and Funeral video games: Lourié’s Critique of Stravinsky’s Neoclassicism” by means of Klára Móricz; determine 2 (p. 150), determine three (p. 151), determine four (p. 154), determine five (pp. 155–57), determine 6 (p. 159), determine 7 (p. 160), determine eight (p. 163), and determine 10 (p.

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