Price: £12 This concert is also available as part of a Debussy Festival Pass. Learn more…
- Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (chamber version), 10′
- Debussy Première rhapsodie *, 7′
- Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments, 9′
- Takemitsu Green, 6′
- Debussy Jeux, 17′
“A century of aeroplanes deserves its own music” said Claude Debussy. “As there are no precedents, I must create anew.” And that’s exactly what he did. Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla conducts music that spans a century: Stravinsky’s striking homage to Debussy, Takemitsu's Debussy inspired Green, and Debussy’s elusive, sensual Jeux. Because a revolution is no less radical for being quiet.
There will be no interval.
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