STRAVINSKY Rite of Spring + SCRIABIN / Gergiev

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IGOR STRAVINSKY
The Rite of Spring

ALEXANDER SCRIABIN
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.