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Berkeley, California

November 7, 2013
AT 08:00 PM

Venue: Zellerbach Hall

Presenter: Cal Performances, University of California – Berkeley

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40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION:
KRONOS QUARTET

The Bay Area’s Grammy-winning, world-renowned Kronos Quartet celebrates 40 years with new works by eminent old friends Philip Glass and Terry Riley plus guest appearances by guitarist Bryce Dessner (of acclaimed rock band The National), Chinese pipa virtuoso and longtime Kronos collaborator Wu Man, the sublime Malian vocal–instrumental ensemble Trio da Kali (in a sneak preview of a major new Kronos collaboration), best-selling author Daniel Handler, and others. The anniversary program also includes the work that inspired Kronos’ founding, George Crumb’s powerful Black Angels.

Terry Riley / Another Secret eQuation *  San Francisco Bay Area premiere
with special guest Pacific Boychoir Academy, Kevin Fox, director, conductor
Young Women’s Chorus of San Francisco, Susan McMane, director
Jherek Bischoff / A Semiperfect Number *
with special guest Jherek Bischoffbass guitar
Philip Glass (arr. Michael Riesman) / Orion: China +  San Francisco Bay Area premiere
with special guest Wu Manpipa
Love song from Kita, Western Mali (arr. Fodé Lassana Diabaté, Lucy Durán, and
Jacob Garchik)
 / Tita +
with special guest Trio Da Kali
Fodé Lassana Diabaté, 22-key balafon
Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté, voice
Mamadou Kouyaté, bass ngoni
Bryce Dessner / Aheym (Homeward) *
with special guest Bryce Dessnerguitar

INTERMISSION

George Crumb / Black Angels

For Black Angels:
Laurence Neff, Lighting and Stage Designer
Brian Mohr, Sound Designer
Calvin Ll. Jones, Technical Director

With guest appearances by Daniel Handler and other special guests.

PROGRAM SUBJECT TO CHANGE – Updated:  10/17/2013
* Written for Kronos / + Arranged for Kronos

KRONOS LIVE

Oct 12, 2019
Melbourne, Australia

Venue: Toorak Uniting Church

Presenter: Melbourne International Arts Festival

Oct 13, 2019
Melbourne, Australia

Venue: Melbourne Recital Centre

Presenter: Melbourne International Arts Festival

Oct 14, 2019
Melbourne, Australia

Venue: Melbourne Recital Centre

Presenter: Melbourne International Arts Festival

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