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April 11, 2018

Kronos Festival 2018: Opening Night sold out

Thank you for your overwhelming support. The opening night of Kronos Festival 2018 on April 26 is now sold out. Tickets are still available to the following concerts at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco:

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018
Day 2
7:30 PM | Robert N. Miner Auditorium
Kronos Quartet with David Coulter and guests Trio Da Kali (from Mali) and Jolie Holland, plus a special appearance by Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts’ Dragon String Quartet
Tickets: $20-$65 / Reserved seating // Buy tickets >

SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018
Day 3
7:30 PM | Robert N. Miner Auditorium
Kronos Quartet with David Coulter and guests San Francisco Girls Chorus and Vân-Ánh Võ (from Vietnam)
Tickets: $20-$65 / Reserved seating // Buy tickets >

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April 09, 2018

Kronos goes to the movies

Andrew Gilbert profiled Kronos’ two most recent film projects – Sam Green and Joe Bini’s A Thousand Thoughts: A Live Documentary with the Kronos Quartet and Guy Maddin, Evan Johnson & Galen Johnson’s The Green Fog – in San Francisco Classical Voice. Read the article >

March 19, 2018

50 years after the My Lai massacre, an opera confronts the past

Jonathan Berger and Harriet Scott Chessman‘s My Lai: A monodrama for tenor, string quartet and Vietnamese instruments was featured on NPR’s Weekend Edition. Listen below.

Kronos performs the work with Rinde Eckert and Vân-Ánh Võ at Hancher Auditorium in Iowa City on Wednesday.

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March 16, 2018

Landfall and Ladilikan reviewed on Fresh Air

Our recent collaborations with Laurie AndersonLandfall on Nonesuch Records – and Trio Da KaliLadilikan on World Circuit Records – were featured on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross yesterday. Listen to the reviews below.

March 07, 2018

CocoRosie added to Kronos Festival 2018 lineup

Kronos is thrilled to announce that CocoRosie has been added to the Kronos Festival 2018 lineup! The experimental pop duo joins Kronos Quartet on Opening Night to debut their first ever project together.

Running April 26, 27 and 28 at SFJAZZ Center, our fourth annual hometown music festival also features David Coulter as artist-in-residence and guests Trio Da Kali, Mahsa Vahdat, Zakir Hussain, Jolie Holland, San Francisco Girls Chorus, Vân-Ánh Võ, Amaranth Quartet, Sahba Aminikia, The Living Earth Show, bran(…)pos, and Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts’ Dragon String Quartet. To get a taste of this year’s guest artists and composers, check out the new Kronos Festival 2018 artist spotlight Spotify playlist below.

Concert Schedule

Aug5Santa Cruz, CaliforniaSanta Cruz Civic Auditorium
Sep1Zakopane, PolandKościół Świętego Krzyża w Zakopanem
Sep4Santa Barbara, CaliforniaCampbell Hall
Sep6Turin, ItalyConservatorio Giuseppe Verdi
Sep7Milan, ItalyPiccolo Teatro Grassi
Sep9Ventspils, LatviaLielā zāle, Teātra nams “Jūras vārti”

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

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