• Short Summary

    Musical celebrities and United States and Soviet Union Government representatives joined hundreds of mourners at funeral service in New York yesterday for composer Igor Stravinsky.

  • Description

    Musical celebrities and United States and Soviet Union Government representatives joined hundreds of mourners at funeral service in New York yesterday for composer Igor Stravinsky. Conductor Leopold Stokouski, violinist Isaac Stern, pianist Artur Rubinstein attended services at a private chapel as did Mr Anatole Dyuzhev, Cultural Attache to the Soviet Embassy in Washington and Mr Michael Straight, Deputy Chairman of the National Endowment of the Arts, represented Mr Nixon. Mourners spilled into the streets from the chapel. Mr Stravinsky died of heart failure in New York last Tuesday at the age of 88.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAH4GMI1DILABWO8WOCHNZQXVF
    Media URN:
    VLVAH4GMI1DILABWO8WOCHNZQXVF
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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