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KRONOS FESTIVAL 2019: Family Concert

June 1, 2019
AT 11:00 AM

Venue: SFJAZZ Center, San Francisco

Presenter: KRONOS PRESENTS

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KRONOS FESTIVAL 2019

Family Concert

“Around the World with Kronos”
Kronos Quartet with Valérie Sainte-Agathe and guests Lee Knight and singers from the San Francisco Girls Chorus’ Bayview Chorus Program, as well as a special pre-show performance by SFGC’s Chorus School

EGYPT
Islam Chipsy (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Zaghlala *

INDIA
Vishnu Digambar Paluskar / Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram (inspired by Pete Seeger) +

SOUTH AFRICA
Solomon Linda (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Wimoweh (inspired by The Weavers) +
with Lee Knight

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO
Konono Nº1 (arr. Jherek Bischoff) / Kule Kule +

SESAME STREET
Pete Seeger (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Garbage +
with Lee Knight

CHINA
Wu Man (realized by Danny Clay) / Two Chinese Paintings: II. Traditional / Silk and Bamboo (inspired by Huanlege) +

YEMEN
Fatimah Al-Zaelaeyah (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Ya Mun Dakhal Bahr Al-Hawa +

SOMALIA
Dur-Dur Band (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Dooyo +

MALI
Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté (arr. Jacob Garchik) / Tegere Tulon excerpt *

Andrea Abernethy Lunsford is proud to help sponsor this performance.

Kronos is excited to perform a family concert as part of Kronos Festival 2019. The hour-long program features a mix of eclectic and energetic music from across the globe, as well as guest appearances by Appalachian folk singer and storyteller Lee Knight, the San Francisco Girls Chorus artistic director and conductor Valérie Sainte-Agathe, and singers from the SFGC’s Bayview Chorus Program. Great for ages 3 and up.

Come early to hear singers from the San Francisco Girls Chorus School fill the SFJAZZ Center lobby with beautiful music – “Campfire Chants,” a new work by local elementary school teacher and composer Danny Clay.

General admission / Robert N. Miner Auditorium
Tickets: $10 youth (18 and under) / $15 adults // Buy tickets >

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