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March 05, 2012

Fragile at YBCA - Eiko & Koma and the Kronos Quartet

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts celebrates Eiko & Koma’s long history with Bay Area audiences, its venues, its community and its artists with a two-week residency entitled Retrospective Project documenting their 40-year collaboration.  In the first week of their residency YBCA and the Kronos Performing Arts Association co-present the West Coast premiere of Fragile, a performance installation by Eiko & Koma and the Kronos Quartet. In the second week YBCA presents Regeneration, an evening of three of Eiko & Koma’s most iconic performance works.

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January 12, 2012

Music of Vladimir Martynov: New Album Out Now

We’re pleased to announce that Kronos Quartet’s Music of Vladimir Martynov is out now on Nonesuch Records. The album is available on Kronos’ website, and includes an option to purchase a copy signed by Kronos and former Kronos cellist of 20 years Joan Jeanrenaud, who joins the quartet for Schubert-Quintet (Unfinished). You can listen to the full album through January 19th on our website. Unsigned copies of the album are also available from Nonesuch Records, which can ship internationally.

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December 30, 2011

Awakenings: A Kronos Quartet Residency

In January, Kronos heads to the Barbican for Awakenings, an unprecedented week-long residency in London. Awakenings includes three concerts in three different venues, the world premiere of a new work by Valentin Silvestrov, collaborations with two London choirs (Trinity Laban Chamber Choir and the New London Children’s Choir), and a series of creative learning events with young musicians and the public.

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December 15, 2011

Help us launch Kronos: Under 30 Project / #5!

Your support via our Kickstarter project will help us select, commission, rehearse, premiere, and record a new work from a young composer. We’ve got some cool ways to say thanks too: everything from backstage pass, Kronos stickers and pins, or a postcard from Kronos on the road!

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November 16, 2011

Nonesuch Releases Kronos Quartet’s Music of Vladimir Martynov on January 10

We’re pleased to announce that Nonesuch Records releases Kronos Quartet’s Music of Vladimir Martynov on January 10, 2012. The album includes three works written or rescored for Kronos by the contemporary Russian composer Vladimir Martynov: The Beatitudes (1998, rescored for Kronos, 2006), Schubert–Quintet (Unfinished) (2009), and Der Abschied (2006). Kronos’ artistic director and founder David Harrington says Martynov’s music “straddles various points of musical history and time; the music seems to me to reflect and absorb humanity in such a beautiful way.” Music of Vladimir Martynov is available for pre-order now on Kronos’ website, including an option to purchase a copy signed by Kronos and former Kronos cellist of 20 years Joan Jeanrenaud, who joins the quartet for Schubert–Quintet (Unfinished). Unsigned copies are also available for preorder at Nonesuch Records.

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Concert Schedule

Dec2Santos, BrazilSesc Santos
Dec4São Paulo, BrazilSesc Pinheiros
Dec5São Paulo, BrazilSesc Pinheiros
Dec6São Paulo, BrazilSesc Pinheiros
Dec9Quito, EcuadorTeatro Nacional Sucre
Dec10Quito, EcuadorEl Palacio de Cristal

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

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