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June 10, 2014

Richard Reed Parry’s Music for Heart and Breath

We’re pleased to announce that Kronos Quartet appears on Music for Heart and Breath, a new album by Richard Reed Parry of Arcade Fire. The album also features performances by Bryce and Aaron Dessner, Nico Muhly, yMusic, and others. Learn more and pre-order Music for Heart and Breath from Amazon and iTunes.

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June 05, 2014

Kickstarter: David Harrington R&D Fund

The David Harrington Research & Development Fund was created in 2006 to provide Kronos with funds to fully realize projects that might not otherwise be possible. When it is your mission to create and perform groundbreaking work, sometimes you need to act quickly to make projects happen now, rather than lose an opportunity.

Over the past eight years, the Kronos founder’s R&D Fund has commissioned nearly 50 new works and arrangements, purchased new instruments, and much more. After commissioning a myriad of new works during our 40th anniversary season, the “little piggy bank” is empty and David’s R&D Fund needs to be replenished! $25,000 will help fund two new works including a new piece by longtime collaborator Derek Charke, and two new arrangements in the 2014/15 season.

Please help replenish David’s R&D Fund for the 2014/15 season, so these four commissions and arrangements can happen!

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June 04, 2014

Share Your ‘Kronos Story’ & Enter Our CD Prize Drawing

Do you have a favorite Kronos Quartet memory—perhaps from a concert you attended over the course of the group’s 40-year history? Or maybe a pivotal moment in your life, accompanied or inspired by a particular Kronos recording? Or would you just like to express your thoughts on Kronos in general?

As part of our 40th Anniversary celebration, we invite you to share your “Kronos Story” with us in a paragraph or two—click here to open our online submission form.  We’ll select a number of Kronos Stories and publish them on our website in the weeks to come.

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June 03, 2014

Nonesuch Records at BAM

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Nonesuch Records, Brooklyn Academy of Music presents Nonesuch Records at BAM: Celebrating a Label without Labels, a wide-ranging series of concerts, from September 9–28. Part of the 2014 Next Wave Festival, performers include Kronos Quartet, The Philip Glass Ensemble, Steve Reich and Musicians, Toumani Diabaté, Alarm Will Sound, Chris Thile, Dawn Upshaw, Caetano Veloso, and many more.

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May 30, 2014

Kickstarter: David Harrington R&D Fund

Have you ever had an unexpected opportunity that you needed to act on right away? That’s how the idea of the David Harrington Research & Development Fund was born. Now we need your help to replenish it! Please help us fund two new works including a new piece by longtime collaborator Derek Charke, and two new arrangements in the 2014/15 season.

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Concert Schedule

Sep17Krakow, PolandŁaźnia Nowa Theatre
Sep18Krakow, PolandŁaźnia Nowa Theatre
Sep20Brooklyn, New YorkBAM Howard Gilman Opera House
Sep23Brooklyn, New YorkBAM Harvey Theater
Sep24Brooklyn, New YorkBAM Harvey Theater
Sep25Brooklyn, New YorkBAM Harvey Theater

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

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