16 Jul 2014

The Rite of Spring and its Polynesian Ancestry

From Appointment, 7:00 pm on 16 July 2014

Imagine The Rite of Spring composed as a haka, and a challenge, to the peers and audiences of its composer, Igor Stravinsky. We continue our celebration of The Rite of Spring's centenary with New Zealand author and musicologist Robin Maconie who brings a uniquely New Zealand perspective on Stravinsky's most famous work.