The Moral Conservatism of Igor Stravinsky

By |2018-06-29T23:05:01-05:00June 29th, 2018|

Igor Stravinsky is endlessly touted as an arch-modernist, but The Soldier’s Tale and The Rake’s Progress show him to be something more important: a great twentieth-century moralist… Igor Stravinsky Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971) was certainly the greatest composer of the twentieth century, yet most listeners never go beyond his “Russian” period as represented [...]