Igor Stravinksy in Germany - in the beginning of 1928

from Igor Stravinsky: An Autobiography, page 138:

Germany was definitely becoming the center of the musical movement, and spared no effort to make it succeed. In this connection I should like to mention the enlightened activity in the realm of music of such organizations as the ‘Rundfunk’ (Radio) in Berlin and that of Frankfort-on-Main, and to note particularly the sustained efforts of the latter’s admirable conductor, Rosbaud, who, by his energy, his taste, his experience, and devotion, succeeded very quickly in bringing that organization to a very high artistic pitch. My visits to Germany were then very frequent, and I always went …   more >>
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Igor Stravinksy, Igor Stravinsky: An Autobiography (1936), p. 138. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1435674412452 accessed: 5 March, 2024

location of experience: Germany


Igor Stravinksy
[…] Composer, Conducting, Musician, Pianist

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of 1928
Medium broadcast

Originally submitted by verafonte on Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:26:52 +0100
Approved on Mon, 16 Nov 2015 17:17:42 +0000