The Rite of Spring


Marin Alsop, conductor
Cristina Pato, Galician bagpipes
Kayhan Kalhor, kamancheh
David Krakauer, klezmer clarinet
Michael Ward-Bergeman, hyper-accordian

Barber: Medea's Meditation and Dance of Vengeance
Osvaldo Golijov: Rose of the Winds
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring headlines this program brimming with ritualism and ethnic flair. Golijov’s Rose of the Winds fuses together native music from around the globe and Barber delivers an eerie soundtrack for Greek mythology’s first femme fatale.