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FRSO Festival Thomas Adès - Inferno

Watch and listen LIVE at Yle Areena

The premiere of Thomas Adès’ ballet in Los Angeles in 2019 was quite an event. The performance evoked a storm of applause even before it had ended. Inferno is Adès’ take on Dante’s Divine Comedy. Stravinsky was fascinated by the fight – and some may say wrestle – of music and dance. The myth-inspired ballet Orpheus was one of the fruits of his unique, more than 40-year partnership with choreographer George Balanchine.

Thomas Adès, conductor

Igor Stravinsky: Orpheus
Thomas Adès: Inferno from the ballet Dante

Tickets: 9-37 €
Interval at about 19.45. The concert will end at about 21.