Stravinsky, Igor (opera) (Fyodorovich )
- Richard Taruskin
(b Oranienbaum [now Lomonosov], 5/June 17, 1882; d New York, April 6, 1971). Russian composer , son of the bass Fyodor Ignat’yevich Stravinsky , expatriate from 1910, later of French (1934) and American (1945) nationality .
Stravinsky studied the piano from the age of nine, and later took harmony lessons. He spent eight terms (...