Ravel Mother Goose Suite
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel


Double bill with Where The Wild Things Are (Knussen)

 








"Jones projected excerpts from Charles Perrault's text and took her inspiration from black-and-white illustrations by Gustave Doré. Next to the orchestra and under the backdrop of a large book, she seated eight adorable children being read to by a nurse.

The stage business and projections were understated, tasteful, not distracting...and they did in fact serve a purpose. Just when you might have thought it safe to conjure up fanciful memories of childhood, "Wild Things" was unleashed."
LA Times

 

 









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