Concert Info

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Date: November 02, 2012

Time: 7:00 PM

City: Uppsala, Sweden

Venue: Stora Salen (Great Hall)

Presenter: Uppsala International Sacred Music Festival


Ben Johnston / Amazing Grace
Franghiz Ali-Zadeh / Oasis *
Izak Algazi (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Yetzav Ha-El + Swedish premiere
Hamza El Din (realized by Tohru Ueda) / Escalay (Water Wheel) *
Osvaldo Golijov / K´in Sventa Ch´ul Me´tik Kwadulupe (Festival for the Holy Mother Guadalupe) * Swedish premiere
Bryce Dessner / Tenebre * Swedish premiere


Vladimir Martynov / The Beatitudes +
Valentin Silvestrov / String Quartet No. 3 * Swedish premiere
   I. Präludium / Prelude
   II. Pastorale
   III. Intermezzo
   IV. Intermezzo
   V. Serenade
   VI. Intermezzo
   VII. Postludium / Postlude
Richard Wagner (arr. Aleksandra Vrebalov) / Prelude from Tristan und Isolde +

Updated:  06/21/2012

* 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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