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Earthy - Zemljano

"The premiere involved one of the most famous classical music riots in history. The intensely rhythmic score and primitive scenario shocked audiences more accustomed to the demure conventions of classical ballet."

"The complex music and violent dance steps depicting fertility rites first drew catcalls and whistles from the crowd. At the start with the opening bassoon solo, the audience began to boo loudly due to the slight discord in the background notes behind the bassoon's opening melody. There were loud arguments in the audience between supporters and opponents of the work. These were soon followed by shouts and fistfights in the aisles. The unrest in the audience eventually degenerated into a riot. The Paris police arrived by intermission, but they restored only limited order. Chaos reigned for the remainder of the performance."
 
 
Primitive, natural, pagan, bloody, raw, savage, brutal, Slavic, elemental, wild, dank, coarse, sexual, full, disturbing, brooding, barbaric, energetic, wet, gynoecius, unruly, stormy, moist, primeval, green, vulgar, fierce.

Earthy.

 
 
Tags: art, music
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