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April 10, 2014

5-CD Box Set & New Album: OUT NOW!

Our two latest albums are out now! Our longtime label Nonesuch Records celebrates the group’s 40th anniversary year with two releases: Kronos Explorer Series, a box set of five classic albums from five different parts of the world, and A Thousand Thoughts, a new album that looks at Kronos’s geographically wide-ranging sources. To celebrate, iTunes has many earlier releases in our catalog on sale for $7.99.

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April 08, 2014

Kronos & Clint Mansell reunite on “Noah”

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve teamed up with Clint Mansell & Darren Aronofsky once again! Mansell’s soundtrack to Aronofsky’s film Noah is available now. Kronos performed the score, joined by Patti Smith for her song Mercy Is (listen). Buy the album from Nonesuch Records or iTunes.

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April 07, 2014

Glenn Kotche’s “Adventureland”

Kronos Quartet appears on Wilco drummer Glenn Kotche’s latest solo album Adventureland, out now on Cantaloupe Music. Featuring Kronos, eighth blackbird and Gamelan Galak Tika (directed by Evan Ziporyn), Adventureland is a kaleidoscopic carnival ride of strings, drums, dueling pianos, gamelan, electronics and Kotche’s vast arsenal of percussion instruments. Listen to a movement of Anomaly here.

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March 20, 2014

40th Anniversary Bash at Carnegie Hall

As a highlight of our 40th anniversary season, Kronos Quartet performs at Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium on Friday, March 28 at 8 PM! The concert features collaborations with many of our close colleagues and longtime artistic partners. Several program highlights are the world premiere of Terry Riley’s The Serquent Risadome, as well as works by Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson, Clint Mansell, and more. Special guests include Bryce Dessner, Wu Man, Jherek Bischoff, four young string quartets from Face The Music, and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus. Purchase tickets here, and use discount code KQT19138 to receive 15% off. (Discount valid through March 24 at 11:59 PM EDT.)

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March 19, 2014

24 Hours of Kronos!

On Monday, March 24, starting at 12:01 am ET, Q2 Music—WQXR’s online music station devoted to 20th and 21st century classical music—presents Kronos at 40. In honor of our 40th anniversary, Q2 showcases a marathon stream of 24 distinct hours of diverse commercial recordings, dynamic, unreleased studio tracks (courtesy of Nonesuch Records) and in-concert performances celebrating the Kronos Quartet’s contributions to 20th and 21st century music.

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Concert Schedule

Sep12Thessaloniki, GreeceCourtyard, Moni Lazariston
Sep14Rotterdam, The NetherlandsDe Doelen - Jurriaanse Zaal
Sep16Krakow, PolandŁaźnia Nowa Theatre
Sep17Krakow, PolandŁaźnia Nowa Theatre
Sep18Krakow, PolandŁaźnia Nowa Theatre
Sep20Brooklyn, New YorkBAM Howard Gilman Opera House

Kronos tours often! View all of our venues and dates.

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