The Rite of Spring turns 100 today, though it will never get old.
Esa-Pekka Salonen offers some interesting thoughts in the video above.
My own modest essay on Stravinsky’s masterpiece is here.
Carl St.Clair and the Pacific Symphony perform the work next week.
Below, they offer their own “mash-up” of The Rite of Spring. Warning: Comedic zombies!