Recording from 24. Feb 2021

Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

One of the most influential musical works of the 20th century!

Rite of Spring was written in 1913 for the Paris season of Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes company. It was first performed at the Theatre des Champs-Elysees on 29 May 1913. The nature of the music and choreography caused a sensation at the time.