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March 21, 2017

“Kronos Quartet: Making free music for the future”

This week, BBC World News America reported on Kronos’ Fifty for the Future Watch the story here!

We are grateful for the help and support provided by Washington Performing Arts, Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, Carnegie Hall, and Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in making this segment possible.

March 07, 2017

Livestream today’s NYC concert

Please tune in TODAY at 4:30 p.m. PST / 7:30 p.m. EST for the Livestream of our Ecstatic Music Festival concert at WNYC’s Greene Space in New York City. This performance will feature recent works from Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire, our education and legacy project that is commissioning – and distributing for free – the first learning library of contemporary repertoire for string quartet. Joining Kronos will be special guests haegeum virtuoso Soo Yeon Lyuh (Fifty for the Future Year 3 composer) and student quartets from Kaufman Music Center’s Face the Music, a Fifty for the Future Legacy Partner.

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  • Partners

    An adventurous list of partners—including presenters, academic institutions, foundations and individuals—join forces to support this unprecedented project.

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    Help support Kronos' Fifty for the Future as we commission 50 new works designed expressly for the training of students and emerging professionals.

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