• Short Summary

    IGOR STRAVINSKY, THE RUSSIAN-BORN COMPOSER, DINED WITH PRESIDENT AND MRS KENNEDY AT THE WHITE HOUSE, JAN 18.

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    IGOR STRAVINSKY, THE RUSSIAN-BORN COMPOSER, DINED WITH PRESIDENT AND MRS KENNEDY AT THE WHITE HOUSE, JAN 18. AS MR AND MRS S STRAVINSKY STEPPED OUT OF THEIR CAR, THE PRESIDENT AND MRS KENNEDY CAME OUT TO THE WHITE HOUSE STEPS TO GREET THEM.

    MR STRAVINSKY, WHO IS NOW AN AMERICAN CITIZEN, IS IN WASHINGTON TO CONDUCT THE WASHINGTON OPERA SOCIETY IN THREE PERFORMANCES OF HIS OPERA "OEDIPUS REX".

    THE DINNER WAS A SMALL PRIVATE AFFAIR ATTENDED BY OTHER PROMINENT MUSICIANS. IT WAS YET ANOTHER INDICATION OF THE KENNEDYS DEEP PERSONAL INTEREST IN AND ENCOURAGEMENT OF THE ARTS IN THE UNITED STATES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAGAPEYUFUGIVC92AAXEJLOHLB
    Media URN:
    VLVAAGAPEYUFUGIVC92AAXEJLOHLB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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