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Igor Stravinsky

Academic journal article Notes

Igor Stravinsky

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Igor Stravinsky. The Firebird. Produced by Jennifer Jonas, Daniel Iron, and Niv Fichman; directed by Barbara Willis Sweete; choreographed by James Kudelka. A Rhombus Media Production in Co-Production with NHK Japan. ISBN (VHS): 1-59458-075-8. ISBN (DVD): 1-59458-076-6.

Stormy Weather: The Music of Harold Arlen. Produced by Daniel Iron, Niv Fichman, and Larry Weinstein for Rhombus Media; directed by Larry Weinstein; editor: David New; director of photography, Michael Spicer. ISBN (VHS): 1-59458-073-1. ISBN (DVD): 1-59458-074-X.

Based on James Kudelka's masterpiece for the stage, The Firebird combines classical ballet with spectacular visual effects. Kudelka's choreography melds seamlessly with graceful, gravity-defying movement through the air. The Kirov Orchestra, with the incomparable Valery Gergiev conducting, performs Stravinsky's score.

Inspired by the life and songs of the great American popular composer, Harold Arlen (1905-1986), Stormy Weather: The Music of Harold Arlen features performances by some of today's most original recording artists in the worlds of jazz, pop, rock, and blues. …

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