Azerbaijan / GermanyScore Available
Fodé Lassana Diabaté
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- October 31, 2016
Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the magazine that covers classical and new music around the world, the December issue of Strings spotlights Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire as its cover feature. Read the article >
- October 07, 2016
As of today, you can now learn to play new string quartets written by Ken Benshoof, Nicole Lizée, Kala Ramnath, Tanya Tagaq, and Merlijn Twaalfhoven! Scores and parts, recordings, and additional learning materials are now available on our website, free of charge.
Commissioned for Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire, these join previously released works by Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, Fodé Lassana Diabaté, Garth Knox, Aleksandra Vrebalov, and Wu Man. When completed in 2020, this collection will feature 50 new works composed by an eclectic, international group of 25 female and 25 male composers. Kronos’ Fifty for the Future is devoted to the most contemporary approaches to the string quartet and designed expressly for the training of students and emerging professionals.
An adventurous list of partners—including presenters, academic institutions, foundations and individuals—join forces to support this unprecedented project.
Help support Kronos' Fifty for the Future as we commission 50 new works designed expressly for the training of students and emerging professionals.