Concert Info

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Date: June 05, 2009

Time: 8:00 PM

City: Sydney, Australia

Venue: Sydney Opera House

Presenter: Sydney Opera House


J. G. Thirlwell / Nomatophobis * Australian premiere
Unknown (arr. Ljova & Kronos) / Oh Mother, the Handsome Man Tortures Me +
Traditional (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Lullaby + Australian premiere
Ramallah Underground (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Tashweesh * Australian premiere
Hurdy-Gurdy (Stefan Brisland-Ferner & Totte Mattsson) / Scatter * Australian premiere
Aleksandra Vrebalov / ...hold me, neighbor, in this storm… * Australian premiere


Hanna Kulenty / String Quartet No. 4 (A Cradle Song) * Australian premiere
Jon Rose / Music from 4 Fences * World premiere

Updated:  3/11/2009

* 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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