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Igor Stravinksy’s The Rite of Spring

Igor Stravinsky first gained international fame at the age of 18 with his premiere of his ballet The Firebird in 1910. The following year he premiered another ballet, Petrushka. With two successful ballets under his belt, the premiere of his … Continue reading

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