Salonen’s Rite of Spring
Esa-Pekka Salonen recreates Stravinsky’s revolutionary genius.
- Los Angeles Philharmonic
- Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor
About This Performance
Following Stravinsky’s early memorial for his teacher Rimsky-Korsakov (lost until recently!), Salonen leads two of Stravinsky’s ritualistic ballet scores, concluding with Salonen’s crackling specialty and signature work with the LA Phil, The Rite of Spring.
Enhance Your Experience
Inside the Music
Get an insider’s understanding! KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen offers a multimedia program designed to immerse you in the background of the music and its world. Don’t miss the pre-concert presentation at 7pm on stage.
Upbeat Live with Thomas Neenan – 7pm
Before the concert, some of the sharpest musical minds around – including members of the LA Phil – guide you through the evening’s music, complete with a Q&A session for any lingering questions. This free event is held in BP Hall, accessible after your ticket is scanned.
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