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Kronos Quartet

Kronos Quartet

Apr 25th 2019 @ The Town Hall

New York, NY
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About Kronos Quartet
Genres:
Classical Crossover, Chamber Music, World Fusion, Experimental, Conceptual Art, Film Music
Hometown:
San Francisco, CA

For 45 years, San Francisco’s Kronos Quartet has combined a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually reimagine the string quartet experience. In th...
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A Thousand Thoughts: A live documentary with the Kronos Quartet, written and directed by Sam Green and Joe Bini
Thursday, April 25th, 2019
8:00 PM
The Town Hall
123 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036
29 RSVPs
Oscar-nominated filmmakers Sam Green and Joe Bini have teamed up with Grammy-winning Kronos Quartet for a wildly creative multimedia performance piece that blends live music and narration with archival footage and filmed interviews with such prominent artists as Philip Glass, Tanya Tagaq, Steve Reich, Wu Man and Terry Riley. Together on stage, Green and Kronos interact with the stirring cinematic imagery on screen to craft an important record and exploration of late 20th– and early 21st–century music. As Green tells the multi-decade and continent-spanning story of the groundbreaking string quartet, Kronos revisits its extensive body of work, performing music by George Crumb, Laurie Anderson, John Zorn, Aleksandra Vrebalov and many others. Transcending the typical live music and film event, this collaboration quickly becomes a meditation on music itself – the act of listening to it closely, the experience of feeling it deeply, and the power that it has to change the world.
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About Kronos Quartet
Genres:
Classical Crossover, Chamber Music, World Fusion, Experimental, Conceptual Art, Film Music
Hometown:
San Francisco, CA

For 45 years, San Francisco’s Kronos Quartet has combined a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually reimagine the string quartet experience. In th...
Read More