Date: October 28, 2010
Time: 8:00 PM
City: San Francisco, California
Venue: Novellus Theatre / Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Presenter: Yerba Buena Center for the Arts & Kronos Performing Arts Association
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and Kronos Performing Arts Association present:
Sahba Aminikia / String Quartet no. 3: A Threnody for Those Who Remain * World premiere
I. Fèrāgh (Separation)
II. Faghān (Wail)
III. Soog (Praying and Mourning)
Co- commissioned by Kronos and YBCA
Ingram Marshall / Fog Tropes II *
Aleksandra Vrebalov / spell no. 4, for a changing world * San Francisco premiere
Bob Ostertag / All the Rage *
George Crumb / Black Angels San Francisco premiere of new production
The Kronos Quartet and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts are pleased to announce a multi-year partnership, which begins during the 2010/11 season. YBCA will be Kronos’ exclusive San Francisco home for concerts and experimentation for three seasons. Kronos and YBCA will co-produce performances and will co-commission at least three new works during the residency.
Kronos’ San Francisco Home Season is sponsored in part by:
American Express • Grants for the Arts/San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund • The Bernard Osher Foundation • National Endowment for the Arts
Additional support has been provided by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, The Amphion Foundation, Hellman Family Foundation, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, The James Irvine Foundation, Meyer Sound, Thendara Foundation, and Tides Foundation.
Laurie Anderson joins Kronos for the world premiere of her new evening-length work at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center (Feb 1 & 2, 2013), followed by performances at the Adelaide Festival (Mar 2, 2013), Bing Concert Hall at Stanford Live (Apr 20 & 21, 2013), Peak Performances at Montclair State University in New Jersey (May 10 & 11, 2013), and the Barbican (June 28, 2013).