Stravinsky
biographical name Igor Fyodorovich 1882-1971 American (Russian-born) composer • Stravinskyan or Stravinskian adjective

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  • Stravinsky — [strə vin′skē; ] Russ [ strȧ vēn′ski] Igor (Feodorovich) [ē′gôr] 1882 1971; Russ. composer & conductor, in the U.S. after 1940 …   English World dictionary

  • Stravinsky — Igor Stravinski Igor Stravinski Nom de naissance Igor Fiodorovitch Stravinski Naissance 17 juin 1882 Oranienbaum …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Stravinsky — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt bedarf einer Überarbeitung. Näheres ist auf der Diskussionsseite angegeben. Hilf mit, ihn zu verbessern, und entferne anschließend diese Markierung. Dieser Artikel behandelt den russischen Komponisten Igor Strawinski …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stravinsky — noun 1. composer who was born in Russia but lived in the United States after 1939 (1882 1971) (Freq. 6) • Syn: ↑Igor Stravinsky, ↑Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky • Derivationally related forms: ↑Stravinskian, ↑Stravinskyan …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stravinsky — n. Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (1882 1971), Russian born composer of ballets …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Stravinsky — /streuh vin skee/; Russ. /strddu vyeen skyee/, n. Igor Fëdorovich /ee gawr fyaw deuh roh vich/; Russ. /ee geuhrdd fyaw deuh rddeuh vyich/, 1882 1971, U.S. composer, born in Russia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Stravinsky — Stra|vin|sky, I|gor (1882 1971) a Russian musician, famous especially for his ↑ballet music, including The Firebird and The Rite of Spring, which he wrote for the ballet producer Diaghilev. His work was very different from anything done before …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Stravinsky — Stra•vin•sky [[t]strəˈvɪn ski[/t]] n. big Igor Fëdorovich, 1882–1971, U.S. composer, born in Russia …   From formal English to slang

  • Stravinsky — /strəˈvɪnski/ (say struh vinskee) noun Igor Feodorovich /ˈfjɔdərəvɪtʃ/ (say fyawduhruhvich), 1882–1971, US composer born in Russia, noted for ballet scores including The Rite of Spring (1913). Also, Stravinski …   Australian English dictionary

  • Stravinsky, Igor — ▪ Russian composer Introduction in full  Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky  born June 5 [June 17, New Style], 1882, Oranienbaum [now Lomonosov], near St. Petersburg, Russia died April 6, 1971, New York, New York, U.S.   Russian born composer whose work …   Universalium

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