The Rite of Spring
Whether The Rite of Spring actually caused a full-blown riot at its premiere or it’s just a much-loved myth, come see for yourself what all the fuss was about.
Concert highlights include:
Watch as the talents of your Utah Symphony are on display on Stravinsky’s staggeringly colorful and challenging masterpiece The Rite of Spring.
Spend a few minutes in an 18th-century salon as Maestro Thierry Fischer continues his fascinating survey of Haydn’s earliest symphonies.
HAYDN: Symphony No. 10
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 20
MESSIAEN: “The white-browed robin-chat” from Des canyons aux étoiles
STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring
GENERAL AGE GUIDELINE: Individuals ages five and older are welcome at this performance. Parents should ensure their children are able to sit quietly through the performance without disturbing others around them. No babes in arms will be admitted.
LATE SEATING POLICY: Late seating will be at an appropriate break in the concert, to be determined at a later date, or at intermission. More information on our late and re-entry policies is found here.
PRE- CONCERT FESTIVITIES:
Learn more about this evening’s music at a pre-concert lecture, which begins 45 minutes prior to the start of the concert in Abravanel Hall’s First Tier Room.
Enjoy Lobby Fest performances 30 minutes before the performance in the lobby by members of our Youth Guild.
Artists and programs are subject to change.
Single Tickets On Sale: June 14, 2019