Concert Info

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Date: August 08, 2004

Time: 9:00 PM

City: Santa Cruz, California

Venue: Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium

Presenter: Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music


Bernard Herrmann (arr. Stephen Prutsman) / The Day the Earth Stood Still +
Gétatchèw Mèkurya (arr. Stephen Prutsman) / Aha gèdawo +
Terry Riley / One Earth, One People, One Love from Sun Rings
Michael Gordon / Potassium *
Alexandra du Bois / String Quartet:  OCULUS PRO OCULO TOTUM ORBEM TERRAE CAECAT (“an eye for an eye makes the whole world blind”) *


Alfred Schnittke / Quartet No. 2
   I.  Moderato
   II.  Agitato
   III.  Mesto
   IV.  Moderato
   (played without pause)
Sigur Rós (arr. Stephen Prutsman) / Flugufrelsarinn (The Fly Freer) +

Updated: 5/4/04

* 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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