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April 18, 2016

New “Big Star’s Third” Date Added

In addition to the Big Star’s Third show we’ll be playing in Glendale, CA next week, we’re now joining the all-star band to perform Big Star’s “Third” in San Francisco this weekend as well! Join us at The Fillmore this Sunday, April 24th at 8pm (doors at 7pm) to celebrate this tremendous album.

April 15, 2016

Fifty for the Future at Carnegie Hall

In concurrence with the first release of Fifty for the Future materials today, we’re concluding our weeklong intensive workshop at Carnegie Hall’s (Lead Partner) Weill Music Institute with a concert this evening, in which the three participating ensembles—the Argus, Friction, and Ligeti Quartets—perform the Fifty for Future pieces they’ve been working on with us all week, along with three movements from Terry Riley’s epic “Salome Dances for Peace.”

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April 13, 2016

John Schaefer and David Harrington Discuss Kronos’ Fifty for the Future

Our own David Harrington stopped by WNYC Studios this week to talk to John Schaefer about Kronos’ Fifty for the Future. In this episode of New Sounds, John and David discuss the upcoming web release of Fifty for the Future materials (scores and parts, recordings, composer interviews), the inspiration behind the initiative, the relationships Kronos has developed with each Fifty for the Future composer, and much more.

Listen to the conversation and hear the new Fifty for the Future recordings here.

April 12, 2016

Kronos on WQXR’s Music Album of the Week

Record Store Day is coming up this Saturday, April 16, which means our recording of Clint Mansell’s Requiem for a Dream soundtrack will finally be out on vinyl for the first time. This classic recording was chosen as a Q2 Music Album of the Week this week, where WQXR’s Doyle Armbrust raves about this “deliciously chunky 180g vinyl.”

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April 09, 2016

Broadening Education with WPA’s Embassy Adoption Program

This past week, we spent a few days in Washington, DC visiting our friends at Washington Performing Arts (WPA)—one of our Fifty for the Future Legacy Partners—and performing for a group of fifth graders at the School Without Walls at Francis-Stevens.

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Concert Schedule

Jul30San Francisco, CaliforniaPresidio Officers' Club
Aug19Bratislava, SlovakiaVeľký Evanjelický Kostol
Aug20Pollença, MallorcaCloister of Santo Domingo Convent
Aug25Eisenstadt, AustriaHaydn Hall, Esterházy Palace
Aug27Gdansk, PolandEuropean Solidarity Centre

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

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