Daylight Video

A hundred years ago today, Igor Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du printemps debuted in Paris, and an audience riot broke out. Here’s a snippet of the piece performed by the London Symphony Orchestra with Leonard Bernstein conducting.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.