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October 28, 2015

Beyond Zero: 1914–1918 at Viennale - Vienna International Film Festival

The Viennale is now in full swing, and we’re thrilled that they’ve chosen Beyond Zero: 1914–1918 to be a part of the festival. A collaboration between filmmaker Bill Morrison, composer Aleksandra Vrebalov, and Kronos, Beyond Zero: 1914–1918 was created to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. Learn more and purchase tickets here.

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October 09, 2015

New Album “unlike anything…before” - Songlines

Kimmo Pohjonen’s new release Sensitive Skin is available worldwide today, October 9. It includes three tracks featuring the Kronos Quartet, recorded at the Savoy Theatre in Helsinki. For more information, click here.

October 09, 2015

Kronos Coast to Coast: My Lai, Black Angels, Dracula, and More

Join Kronos, Rinde Eckert and Vân-Ánh Võ at Stanford’s Bing Concert Hall this Saturday, October 10 at 7:30 PM for the world premiere of the concert version of My Lai. Jonathan Berger’s monodrama, with libretto by Harriet Chessman, portrays the 1968 massacre and its aftermath from the perspective of U.S. Army helicopter pilot Hugh Thompson. Buy Tickets

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September 15, 2015

Fall Tour Highlights and Premieres!

After summer tours which included performances at the Roskilde Festival, the Montreaux Jazz Festival, the Cabrillo Festival, and more, Kronos has now started its fall tour!

This season marks the premiere of the first ten works commissioned through Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire. Over the next five years, Kronos, Carnegie Hall and a group of adventurous partners will commission 50 new works (written by 25 men & 25 women) designed for students & emerging professionals. Scores, parts, recordings and other materials will be made available online at no charge, beginning in 2016.

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September 14, 2015

Two World Premieres at The Arts Center at New York University Abu Dhabi

Kronos makes its Gulf Region debut and premieres the first two Fifty for the Future commissions at the The Arts Center at New York University Abu Dhabi, where the group is now in residence (Sept 10-17). Fodé Lassana Diabaté, a master balafon player and member of Mali’s Trio Da Kali, joins Kronos in Abu Dhabi for the world premiere of his work Sunjata’s Time. Longtime Kronos collaborator and pipa virtuoso Wu Man’s new Fifty for the Future piece Four Chinese Paintings also receives its world premiere this week.

Concert Schedule

Jun8San Francisco Listening PartyPresidio Officers' Club
Jun12Nicasio, CaliforniaRancho Nicasio Restaurant and Bar
Jun23Amsterdam, The NetherlandsMuziekgebouw aan 't IJ
Jun25Amsterdam, The NetherlandsHet Concertgebouw
Jun28Krakow, PolandSynagoga Tempel
Jul2Bran, RomaniaBran Castle, Royal Park

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

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