Concert Info

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Date: January 27, 1998

Time: TBD

City: Irvine, CA

Venue: Irvine Barclay Theater

Presenter: Philharmonic Society of Orange County


Terry Riley / G Song *
Bela Bartók / Quartet No. 3
Hildegard von Bingen (arr. Marianne Pfau) / O Virtus Sapientie +
Harry Partch (arr. Ben Johnston) / Two Studies on Ancient Greek Scales: +
1)  Olympos’ Pentatonic
2)  Archytas’ Enharmonic
Kassia (arr. Diane Touliatos) / Using the Apostate Tyrant As His Tool +
Alfred Schnittke (arr. Kronos Quartet) / Collected Songs Where Every Verse is Filled with Grief +


Tan Dun
/ Ghost Opera *
with special guest Wu Man, pipa

Updated:  10/24/97
* 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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