Concert Info

  • YouTube
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • MySpace
  • Email
  • |
  • Follow Kronos

Date: July 22, 2011

Time: 7:00 PM

City: Krakow, Poland

Venue: Szymanowski Philharmonic Hall

Presenter: Festival of Polish Music


Bryce Dessner / Aheym (Homeward) *
Olga Hans / String Quartet No. 5, “Winter Lay” 
Alter Yechiel Karniol (arr. Judith Berkson) / Sim Sholom +  World premiere
Mark Nowakowski / String Quartet No. 2, “Grandfather Songs” *  World premiere


Henryk M. Górecki / Genesis I: Elementi, Op. 19, No. 1
For String Trio
Ken Walicki / nada Brahma *  Polish premiere
Hanna Kulenty / String Quartet No. 4 (A Cradle Song) *

Updated:  06/20/2011

* 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.

Email Newsletter