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Date: May 15, 2011

Time: 7:00 PM

City: Glasgow, Scotland

Venue: Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Presenter: Glasgow's Concert Halls



Kronos in Glasgow: Closing Concert


Kronos Quartet

Steve Reich / WTC 9/11 *
      1.  9/11/01
      2.  2010
      3.  WTC
David Kirkland Garner / Lament for the Imagined * World premiere

Kronos Quartet and Catriona McKay, harp

James Scott Skinner (arr. Catriona McKay & Chris Stout) / The Hurricane: From the Music of James Scott Skinner + World premiere


Kronos Quartet and Wu Man, pipa

Terry Riley / The Cusp of Magic *  Scottish premiere
I. The Cusp of Magic
II. Buddha’s Bedroom
III. The Nursery
IV. Royal Wedding
V. Emily and Alice
VI. Prayer Circle

PROGRAM SUBJECT TO CHANGE – Updated:  04/26/2011
* Written for Kronos /  + Arranged for Kronos

Recent World Premiere

Philip Glass' String Quartet No. 6 premiered at the Chan Centre in Vancouver (Oct 19, 2013), followed by performances at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas, NV (Oct 21), Clarice Smith Center in College Park, MD (Oct 24), and Stanford Live in Stanford, CA (Jan 15, 2014). Upcoming performances include Krannert Center in Urbana, IL (Mar 19), Théâtre de la Ville in Paris (May 5), the Barbican in London (May 13) and more.

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