STRAVINSKY Rite of Spring + SCRIABIN / Gergiev

The Rite of Spring

Le poème de l'extase
Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev
Int. Release 29 Jun. 2001
1 CD / Download
0289 468 0352 3 CD DDD DH

Track List

Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971)
Le Sacre du Printemps

Revised version for Orchestra (published 1947)

Part 1: The Adoration Of The Earth

Part 2: The Sacrifice

Alexander Scriabin (1872 - 1915)
Kirov Orchestra, St Petersburg, Valery Gergiev

Total Playing Time: 55:08

A performance of startling freshness.

Scriabin's best known work is taken to new peaks in Gergiev's testosterone-fuelled performance.