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29/05/1913 Igor Stravinsky's ballet "The Rite of Spring" premieres in Paris

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English National Ballet - Rite of Spring

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SF Ballet in "The Rite of Spring"

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The Rite of Spring - interview

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The Rite of Spring in rehearsal (The Royal Ballet)

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Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

The Rite of Spring is a ballet and orchestral concert work by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. When first performed, at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, the avant-garde nature of the music and choreography caused a sensation and a near-riot in the audience. The music is widely considered to be one of the most influential musical works of the 20th century.