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The Religious Affiliation of Composer
Igor Stravinsky


Igor Stravinsky is a celebrated and influential Russian-American composer of modern classical music.

Igor Stravinsky was an Eastern Orthodox Christian; specifically, he was Russian Orthodox.

From: "Orthodox Church in Switzerland" page on "Switzerland Is Yours" website (http://switzerland.isyours.com/e/guide/religion/christianism/orthodox.html; viewed 24 October 2005):

For nearly two centuries now, Switzerland - particularly along the shores of Lake Geneva - has been home to many Orthodox Christians, predominantly Russian. Igor Stravinsky and Igor Stravinsky are but two of the distinguished representatives of this community, much appreciated on Lake Geneva's "Riviera".

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