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Yannick Nezet-Seguin

Stravinsky & Stokowski

Deutsche Grammophon

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Yannick Nezet-Seguin: Stravinsky & Stokowski - Album Trailer
Yannick Nezet-Seguin on Programming Philadelphia Orchestra Concerts
Tchaikovsky: Fantasy-Overture 'Romeo and Juliet' (Yannick Nezet-Seguin)
1 Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps / Part 1: L'Adoration de la Terre - Introduction  
2 The Augurs Of Spring: Dances Of The Young Girls  
3 Ritual Of Abduction  
4 Spring Rounds  
5 Ritual Of The Rival Tribes  
6 Procession Of The Sage  
7 The Sage  
8 Dance Of The Earth  
9 Part 2: Le Sacrifice - Introduction  
10 Mystical Circles Of The Young Girls  
11 Glorification Of The Chosen One  
12 Evocation Of The Ancestors  
13 Ritual Action Of The Ancestors  
14 Sacrificial Dance  
15 Bach: Toccata & Fugue In D Minor, BWV 565 - Arr. Stokowski  
16 Bach: Fugue in G Minor, BWV 578 The Little - Arr. Stokowski  
17 Bach: Passacaglia & Fugue In C Minor, BWV 582 - Arr. Stokowski  
18 Stravinsky: Pastorale - Arr. Stokowski  
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The Philadelphia Orchestra, under the direction of Leopold Stokowski, gave the US premiere of Stravinsky's Le Sacre du printemps in 1922.  Now, a century after the work's Paris premiere, the Orchestra and current music Director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, honor this legacy with a new recording on Deutsche Grammophon.  Joining the Stravinsky masterpiece are four orchestral transcriptions by Stokowski of works by Bach and Stravinsky.  The album will be released on September 24 on the eve of the Orchestra's Opening Night Concert and Gala.

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