Kronos Explorer Series

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Kronos Explorer Series
Catalog Number: Nonesuch 536951
Released: 2014
Kronos Explorer Series is a 5-CD boxed set which includes five classic albums from five different parts of the world—Pieces of Africa, Night Prayers, Caravan, Nuevo, and Floodplain—with new liner notes that include an in-depth interview of Harrington by renowned author Jonathan Cott.

Disc 1
  1. Pieces of Africa: Mai Nozipo (Dumisani Maraire)
  2. Pieces of Africa: Saade (I'm Happy) (Hassan Hakmoun)
  3. Pieces of Africa: Tilliboyo (Sunset) (Foday Musa Suso)
  4. Pieces of Africa: Ekitundu Ekisooda (First Movement) (Justinian Tamusuza)
  5. Pieces of Africa: Escalay (Water Wheel) (Hamza El Din)
  6. Pieces of Africa: Wawshishijay (Our Beginning) (Obo Addy)
  7. Pieces of Africa: White Man Sleeps: I. (Kevin Volans)
  8. Pieces of Africa: White Man Sleeps: II. (Kevin Volans)
  9. Pieces of Africa: White Man Sleep: III. (Kevin Volans)
  10. Pieces of Africa: White Man Sleep: IV. (Kevin Volans)
  11. Pieces of Africa: White Man Sleep: V. (Kevin Volans)
  12. Pieces of Africa: Kutambarara (Spreading) (Dumisani Maraire)
Disc 2
  1. Night Prayers: Kongerei (Traditional, arr. S. Mackey)
  2. Night Prayers: Lacrymosa (Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky)
  3. Night Prayers: Mugam Sayagi (Franghiz Ali-Zadeh)
  4. Night Prayers: Quartet No. 4 (Sofia Gubaidulina)
  5. Night Prayers: A Cool Wind Is Blowing (Tigran Tahmizyan)
  6. Night Prayers: K'Vakarat (Osvaldo Golijov)
  7. Night Prayers: Night Prayers (Giya Kancheli)
Disc 3
  1. Caravan: Pannonia Boundless (Aleksandra Vrebalov)
  2. Caravan: Cancão Verdes Anos (Carlos Paredes)
  3. Caravan: Aaj Ki Raat (Rahul Dev Burman)
  4. Caravan: La Muerte Chiquita (Enrique Rangel)
  5. Caravan: Turceasca (Sapo Perapaskero)
  6. Caravan: Gloomy Sunday (Rezsö Seress)
  7. Caravan: Cortejo Fúnebre en el Monte Diable (Terry Riley)
  8. Caravan: Responso (Aníbal Troilo)
  9. Caravan: Romance No. 1 (Carlos Paredes)
  10. Caravan: Gallop of a Thousand Horses (Kayhan Kalhor)
  11. Caravan: Ecstasy (Ali Jihad Racy)
  12. Caravan: Misirlou Twist (Nicholas Roubanis)
Disc 4
  1. Nuevo: El Sinaloense (The Man from Sinaloa) (Severiano Briseño)
  2. Nuevo: Se Me Hizo Fácil (It Was Easy for Me) (Agustín Lara)
  3. Nuevo: Mini Skirt (Juan García Esquivel)
  4. Nuevo: El Llorar (Crying) (Traditional, Son Huasteco)
  5. Nuevo: Perfidia (Perfidy) (Alberto Domínguez)
  6. Nuevo: Sensemayá (Silvestre Revueltas)
  7. Nuevo: K'in Sventa Ch'ul Me'tik Kwadulupe (Festival for the Holy Mother Guadalupe) (Osvaldo Golijov)
  8. Nuevo: Tabú (Margarita Lecuona)
  9. Nuevo: Cuatro Milpas (Four Cornfields) (Belisario García de Jesús, José Elizondo)
  10. Nuevo: Chavosutie (Bolanos)
  11. Nuevo: Plasmaht (Ariel Guzik)
Disc 5
  1. Floodplain: Ya Habibi Ta'ala (My Love, Come Quickly) (Midhat Assem, arr. O. Golijov & Kronos)
  2. Floodplain: Tashweesh (Interference) (Ramallah Underground, arr. Kronos & J. Garchik)
  3. Floodplain: Wa Habibi (Beloved) (Traditional, arr. S. Prutsman)
  4. Floodplain: Getme, Getme (Don’t Leave, Don’t Leave) (Said Rustamov, arr. A. Qasimov, string arr. J. Garchik)
  5. Floodplain: Raga Mishra Bhairavi: Alap (Ram Narayan, arr. Kronos, transc. Ljova)
  6. Floodplain: Oh Mother, the Handsome Man Tortures Me (Unattributed, arr. Ljova & Kronos)
  7. Floodplain: Mugam Beyati Shiraz (Rahman Asadollahi, arr. Kronos, transc. Ljova)
  8. Floodplain: Lullaby (Traditional, arr. Kronos & J. Garchik)
  9. Floodplain: Nihavent Sirto (Tanburi Cemil Bey, arr. S. Prutsman)
  10. Floodplain: Kara Kemir (Kuat Shildebaev, arr. Kronos)
  11. Floodplain: Tèw semagn hagèré (Listen to Me, My Fellow Countrymen) (Alèmu Aga, arr. J. Garchik)

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