Beginning of Stravinsky’s Ballet Music

   Igor Stravinsky (1882 – 1971) became well-known because of his ballet music (though he certainly wrote much more than that). This kickstart to his career is not surprising, as he was exposed to Russian ballet greats while growing up (Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s ballets, dancers Anna Pavlova and Tamara Karsavina, etc.)

Why You Should Disconnect and Relax with the Atlantic Classical Orchestra

   Each day, our world is getting more and more connected. Everything around us high-tech and “smart”, and we are constantly in a state of sensory overload. We are all multi-taskers – answering e-mails, taking calls, and listening to music on our wireless headphones at the same time. We can