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Date: June 22, 2013

Time: 7:00 PM

City: New Haven, Connecticut

Venue: International Festival of Arts & Ideas - New Haven Green: Elm Street Stage

Presenter: International Festival of Arts & Ideas


Kronos Quartet with special guest Wu Man


Kronos Quartet

Bryce Dessner / Aheym (Homeward) *
Omar Souleyman (arr. Jacob Garchik) / La Sidounak Sayyada
    (I’ll Prevent the Hunters from Hunting You) +
Ram Narayan (arr. Kronos, transc. Ljova) / Raga Mishra Bhairavi: Alap +
Nicole Lizée / Death to Kosmische *
Richard Wagner (arr. Aleksandra Vrebalov) / Prelude from Tristan und Isolde +
Cafe Tacvba (arr. Osvaldo Golijov) / 12/12 *


Kronos Quartet and Wu Man, pipa

Terry Riley / The Cusp of Magic (first movement) *
Jack Body / Long-ge *
Liu Xue’an (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Will You Ever Come Back +
Philip Glass (arr. Michael Riesman) / Orion: China + 

Updated:  06/10/2013

* 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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