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Stravinsky: Petrushka

Duration: 37:58

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

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Discovering Music Stravinsky's Petrushka

Stephen Johnston explores Igor Stravinsky's ballet score Petrushka.

First broadcast: 09 Aug 2009

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