Stephen Johnson is joined by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to reveal the world of one of Igor Stravinsky's most iconic works - his music for the ballet "Petrushka", exploring the lesser-known original version of the work from 1911. By looking at the changes that Stravinsky made in his more famous 1947 revision, can we learn more about the composer?
Available since: Tue 13 May 2014
- Igor Stravinsky
Listen to programmes examining the life and works of Igor Stravinsky.
More clips from Stravinsky's Petrushka
More clips from Discovering Music
- Watch an analysis of Brahms' 2nd Piano Concerto Duration: 49:26 Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major (Op. 83)
- Watch an analysis of Falla's 'Nights in the Gardens of Spain' Duration: 43:22 Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain
- Watch an analysis of Debussy's La mer Duration: 41:43 Debussy's La mer
- Watch an analysis of Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Duration: 29:21 Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
- Watch an analysis of Ravel's Piano Concerto in G Duration: 18:49 Ravel: Piano Concertos