Our privacy policy was last updated on Monday 24 June 2019View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticles

Work: Agon

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance listings
Fact file
ComposerStravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
Period20th century
Year1957
Work typeDance
Latest reviewsSee more...

Salonen's Stravinsky series kicks off in LA

Esa-Pekka Salonen © Clive Barda
Salonen and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, arguably the conductor and orchestra par excellence of Stravinsky performance, debuts the first of their three-concert series dedicated to the former Angeleno. 
*****
Read more

San Francisco Ballet struts its stuff at Gala #86

Ana Sophia Scheller and Vitor Luiz in George Balanchine's Rubies © Erik Tomasson
Among the standouts at the San Francisco Ballet gala evening performance were Ana Sophia Scheller in Rubies, Sasha De Sola in Études, Benjamin Freemantle in Agon, and Misa Kuranaga and Angelo Greco in Handel-A Celebration.
***11
Read more

Tension until the bitter end: The Rite of Spring

Esa-Pekka Salonen © Benjamin Suomela
In the first concert of their exciting series Stravinsky: Myth and Ritual celebrating the varied musical inspirations of this most iconic figure of 20th-century composers, the focus was on Rituals. 
*****
Read more

Emerging talent at NYCB

Andrew Scordato and Megan LeCrone © Paul Kolnik
Miriam Miller is the latest ballerina to stand out from the crowded field at City Ballet and she may well be the best at such a young age since Sara Mearns. 
****1
Read more

Stravinsky's Black and White, New York City Ballet

The closing tableau of Symphony in Three Movements is a monument to geometric abstraction that lingers in the mind long after you leave the theater, much like the paintings of Piet Mondrian.
****1
Read more