Igor Stravinsky, The Rite of Spring: Classical Icons
Hugh MacDonald looks back at the controversy surrounding, what was described in 1913 as " the end of music" , Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring.
Available since: Thu 30 May 2013
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Classics Unwrapped Lammermuir Festival preview, a centenery Classic Icon for Stravinsky's Rite of Spring and songs from Clara Schumann
Jamie MacDougall previews the Lammermuir festival plus he has a Classic Icon on Stravinky.
First broadcast: 28 May 2013
The story behind some of the most iconic pieces of classical music.