Famous Composers: Igor Stravinsky - A Concise Biography

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Biographical and musical overview of Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971). Born in St Petersburg, he studied at the conservatoire there under Rimsky Korsakov. His compositions soon attracted attention and he had early success with his ballet music for Diaghilev. Stravinsky is now widely regarded as one of the finest composers of the 20th century.