One of the most influential and celebrated groups of our time, the Kronos Quartet returns to Bing Concert Hall with an adventurous and far-ranging program. In its game- changing 41-year career, the Grammy-winning quartet has commissioned, recorded, and championed hundreds of new works by the world’s most illustrious composers and has collaborated with artists as varied as Laurie Anderson, Tom Waits, and Wu Man. Kronos continues opening new musical doors and reimagining the string quartet experience.
Missy Mazzoli: Harp and Altar
Santa Ratniece: silsila (World premiere)
Aleksandra Vrebalov: …hold me, neighbor, in this storm…
Geeshie Wiley (arr. Jacob Garchik): Last Kind Words
Traditional (arr. Judith Berkson and Jacob Garchik): Ov Horachamim
Margarita Lecuona (arr. Osvaldo Golijov): Tabú
Mary Kouyoumdjian: Bombs of Beirut