When Stravinsky Met Nijinsky

Two Artists, Their Ballet, and One Extraordinary Riot

By Lauren Stringer
(Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780547907253, 32pp.)

Publication Date: March 5, 2013

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Description

Composer Stravinsky and choreographer Nijinsky, Russian comrades, worked together to bring a very different and new ballet to a Parisian audience--and rioting filled the streets!




About the Author

LAUREN STRINGER is the award-winning author and illustrator of Winter is the Warmest Season and the illustrator of many other picture books. She lives with her family in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Visit her at www.laurenstringer.com




Praise For When Stravinsky Met Nijinsky

"This one will make kids want to sit down and listen to the music for themselves."
Booklist, starred review

"Music and dance made entertaining and joyous."
Publishers Weekly, starred review

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