Decca has been granted exclusive worldwide rights to make the first recording of Funeral Song (Chant Funèbre), the piece everyone believed lost forever.
Riccardo Chailly makes his debut recording with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, marking the beginning of a major new partnership.
The album restores the lost work Funeral Song in its original Stravinsky opus sequence and adds a sonically spectacular Sacre du Printemps (The Rite of Spring).
“A dazzling programme of Stravinsky. A new era has well and truly begun for the Lucerne Festival Orchestra”. The Times