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The Religious Affiliation of Composer
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".
Webpage created 24 October 2005. Last modified 24 October 2005.
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