Stravinsky: Petruskha; The Rite of Spring
Pierre Monteux
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4808903
Barcode
00028948089031
Format
1-CD
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IGOR STRAVINSKY
Petrushka+
Le Sacre du Printemps

Orchestre de la Société des concerts du Conservatoire de Paris
Julius Katchen, piano+
Pierre Monteux

Recording information

Recording Producer: John Culshaw
Balance Engineer: Roy Wallace
Recording Location: Salle Wagram, Paris, France, 6, 7, 9, 10 November 1956 (Petrushka), 2, 5, 6, 11 November 1956 (Le Sacre du Printemps)

Reviews

‘It goes without saying the Monteux’s performance is magnificent. He charges the score with drama without ever hurrying on bullying the music. In some way the recording seems to match the performance, for it is superbly natural’ (Petrushka) Gramophone