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Date: May 13, 2014

Time: 8:00 PM

City: London, England

Venue: Concert Hall

Presenter: Barbican

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Kronos 40th Anniversary Concert

“Kronos at 40” UK premiere
a film by Sam Green

Terry Riley / The Serquent Risadome *  UK premiere
Philip Glass / String Quartet No. 6 *  UK premiere
   in three movements
Bryce Dessner / 40 Canons *  World premiere
   with special guest Bryce Dessner, guitar


Jarvis Cocker / NEW WORK *  World premiere
    with special guest David Coulter, musical saw
Mariana Sadovska / Chernobyl. The Harvest *  UK premiere
   I.  Doroha. Дорога (The Road)
   II. Zhnyva. Жнива (The Harvest)
   III. Platch. Плач (Lamentation)
   IV. Rai. Рай (Paradise)
   with special guest Mariana Sadovska, voice, harmonium

Updated:  04/03/2014

* 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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