TITLE

Chronicle of a Non-Friendship: Letters of Stravinsky and Koussevitzky

AUTHOR(S)
Kostalevsky, Marina
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Winter2002, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p750
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the correspondence between the families of Russian composer Igor Stravinsky and Russian conductor Serge Koussevitzky. Compositions by Stravinsky performed by the Boston Symphony Orchestra during Koussevitzky's tenure as music director; Stravinsky's attitude towards Koussevitzky.
ACCESSION #
15895851

 

Related Articles

  • On Conductors, Composers, and Music Directors: Serge Koussevitzky in Retrospect. Botstein, Leon // Musical Quarterly;Winter2002, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p583 

    Presents an account of the relationship between Russian composer Igor Stravinsky and Russian conductor Serge Koussevitzky. Stravinsky's contempt for Koussevitzky as a musician; Sign of Koussevitzky's musicianship; Notion that Koussevitzky was a bad conductor.

  • Untitled.  // New Yorker;2/18/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p105 

    An excerpt from an article about conductor Serge Koussevitzky published in the "Sarasota Herald Tribune" is presented.

  • Welcome to Stravinsky's world. Clark, Philip // Gramophone;Dec2011, Vol. 89 Issue 1078, p22 

    An interview with notable people about the late composer Igor Stravinsky is presented. Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas mentions the consistency in the conducting performance of Stravinsky. According to ballerina Suzanne Farrell, she met Stravinsky while rehearsing her first big role in...

  • Classical music. Shaw, Peter // North & South;Sep2013, Issue 330, p98 

    The article focuses on the life and works of classical composer Igor Stravinsky.

  • MUSIC. Mc Naspy, C. J. // America;8/31/1963, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p219 

    The article provides information on the life and works of musician Igor Stravinsky in Santa Fe, New Mexico. On August 18, 1963, Stravinsky was invested with the insignia of Knight Commander of the Order of St. Sylvester with Star. It states that the award followed after the brilliant performance...

  • Stravisky at 85(Music). Evett, Robert // New Republic;12/16/67, Vol. 157 Issue 25, p27 

    Profiles classical composer Igor Stravinsky and his works. Portrayal of Stravinsky in the book "The Poetics of Music" and in the series of tape-recorded interviews by Robert Craft; Influence of his musical style on other composers; Claim that the trait most peculiar to Stravinsky is a lack of...

  • OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS: BURIAL IN VENICE. Steegmuller, Francis // New Yorker;51/1971, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p99 

    The article provides information on the burial of Russian composer of modern classical music Igor Stravinsky at the island cemetery of San Michele, Italy. The funeral barge carrying the body of Stravinsky has crossed the Venetian lagoon early in the afternoon of April 15, 1971. The body of...

  • The Two Stravinskys. Rosenfeld, Paul // New Republic;2/18/31, Vol. 66 Issue 846, p20 

    Focuses on the work of composer Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky. Information on the presentation of the Stravinsky "Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra," and "Symphonies de Psaumes" at a concert in Boston, Massachusetts; Comments on his medium forged tones of a new hardness, stridency and brusqueness,...

  • STRAVINSKY, IGOR. Taruskin, Richard F. // Reader's Companion to American History;1991, p1037 

    The article focuses on the works of composer Igor Stravinsky in Paris, France. He has composed ballets which includes "The Firebird," "Petrushka," and "The Rite of Spring." He secured his reputation both as continuator of the traditions of the Russian national school and as fearless modernist....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics