Date: February 20, 2014
Time: 8:00 PM
City: College Park, Maryland
Venue: Gildenhorn Recital Hall
Presenter: Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of MarylandTickets / Info
Kronos Quartet’s ongoing residency at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center includes working closely with composition students in the UMD School of Music.
For the fourth consecutive year, Kronos Quartet will partner with School of Music composition students to write new works for string quartet, mentoring the students through the composition process. Kronos will perform the completed compositions in a free public performance.
Premiere readings of works by student composers
PROGRAM SUBJECT TO CHANGE
* Written for Kronos
+ Arranged for Kronos
Philip Glass' String Quartet No. 6 premieres at the Chan Centre in Vancouver (Oct 19), 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), Stanford Live in Stanford, CA (Jan 15, 2014), Krannert Center in Urbana, IL (Mar 19), Théâtre de la Ville in Paris (May 5), and more.