Dudamel Conducts The Rite of Spring in LA Phil Season Opener
Gustavo Dudamel conducted his first Rite of Spring with the Los Angeles Philharmonic in a series of concerts that opened the 2012-13 LA Phil season this past weekend. Click on the player below to hear the Sunday afternoon concert, which featured Ravel’s tender Pavane for a Dead Princess, the world premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Steven Stucky’s Symphony, and Igor Starvinsky's icon of modernity in music, The Rite of Spring.
KUSC's Brian Lauritzen and Alan Chapman are your hosts for this broadcast.
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte
Stucky: Symphony (world premiere, LA Phil co-commission)
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring