STRAVINSKY Rite of Spring + SCRIABIN / Gergiev

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


Track List

Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971)
Le Sacre du Printemps

Revised version for Orchestra (published 1947)

Pt. 1: "L'adoration de la terre"

Pt. 2: "Le 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.