Thursday, November 19, 2020
CSO Sessions Episode 7: Stravinsky The Soldier's Tale
During the First World War, Stravinsky conceived of this singular piece inspired by Russian tales of a soldier who tricks the devil into drinking too much vodka. Using just seven players and an actor, Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale displayed a sonority new to music, with its accents of military marching bands and ragtime.
Premiered on Thursday, November 19, 2020
Available through Friday, December 18, 2020
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Stravinsky The Soldier's Tale
Sponsorship support for CSO Sessions is generously provided by the Zell Family Foundation; an anonymous donor; JCS Arts, Health and Education Fund of the DuPage Foundation; the Julian Family Foundation in honor of Cristina Rocca; Megan and Steve Shebik, and Betty W. Smykal.
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