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Review of Maureen Carr, "Multiple Masks: Neoclassicism in Stravinsky's Works on Greek Subjects"
Music Theory Online (2007) Vol. 13, pp. np

Igor Stravinsky composed four neo-classical dramatic works based on Greek subjects between 1926 and 1948. Maureen Carr explores the philosophical tenets behind his neo-classical aesthetic, especially the commonplace metaphor of the mask, and what this reveals about Stravinsky's compositional ethos. ...