The Rite of Spring - Full Score by Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971). For full orchestra. Full Orchestra (Full Score). Dover Edition. 20th Century. Difficulty: difficult. Full score. Full score notation and introductory text. 174 pages. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-258572).
ISBN 9780486258577. With full score notation and introductory text. 20th Century. 9 3/8x1214 inches.
Considered Stravinsky's most sensational achievement, The Rite of Spring is a masterpiece that is clearly planned and perfectly controlled, yet leaps past practically every law or canon governing rhythm, harmony and orchestration. Reproduction of the Izdatel'stvo Muzyka, Moscow edition, 1965.
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August 26, 2011
Greatest Piece Ever Written
The milestone piece of Igor Stravinsky is arguably the greatest piece of the 20th Century with it's intricate design, melodies, harmonies, and meter changes, and it's difficulty to play! This masterpiece stands out from 20th Century works because though parts of the piece may appear or random it is quite...
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July 3, 2007
Good Score, Cheaper than Hawkes edition
While the Hawkes edition is sturdier (and may be more up to date, although i have yet to find any differences) this is cheaper and does the job. Unlike was stated in the last review, it is a transposed score, the only confusion being in the horn (and wagner tuba)...
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