Concert Info

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Date: August 27, 2016

Time: 8:00 PM

City: Gdansk, Poland

Venue: European Solidarity Centre

Presenter: European Solidarity Centre


Krzysztof Penderecki / Quartetto per archi
Omar Souleyman (arr. Jacob Garchik) / La Sidounak Sayyada (I’ll Prevent the Hunters
   from Hunting You) +
Aleksandra Vrebalov / My Desert, My Rose 
   i     Composed for Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire
N. Rajam (arr. Reena Esmail) / Dadra in Raga Bhairavi + 
Scott Johnson / It Raged from How It Happens (The Voice of I.F. Stone) *
Aleksander Kościów / Oberek for Terry Riley *
Laurie Anderson (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Flow
Mary Kouyoumdjian / Bombs of Beirut * 
   i     i. Before the War –
   i     ii. The War –
   i     iii. After the War

Please Note: Tonight’s performance of Bombs of Beirut includes actual recordings of the sounds of warfare, including incoming missiles and the detonation of bombs, all at high decibel levels. These are loud sounds that continue for approximately four minutes. Audience members may wish to avoid this piece if there is any history of PTSD, anxiety disorders, or other psychological or medical conditions that would likely be exacerbated by exposure to such sounds.

Updated:  06/23/2016

* Written for Kronos
+ Arranged for Kronos

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