Finlands finest return to NWS for classical musics best dances. Debussy incorporates childrens folk tunes to usher in a shimmering spring in this pastoral tone poem. In one of the finest designs for cello, Henri Dutilleuxs sonorous and enigmatic World demands expert precision and grace throughout its five movementseach based on a poem by Baudelaire. Shortly after fleeing a war-ravaged Europe for America, Rachmaninoff composed his expansive Symphonic Dances. Sprinkling in influences from his new home, he included a nostalgic solo for saxophone and a lurching waltz before its ominous finale. This tour de force would be Rachmaninoffs final composition, himself claiming it must have been my last spark.