Kronos Quartet

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Event Title: Kronos Quartet
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Roy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H5
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $39.75 and up
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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Kronos Quartet

New music rock stars the Kronos Quartet add to their 800-plus world premières with Nicole Lizée’s Concerto, a wild and imaginative rave for this rare combination of instruments. Also on the program are daring works by Canada’s Cassandra Miller and Iceland’s Daníel Bjarnason.

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

Performance Schedule
Concert running time is approximately 90 minutes. There will be no intermission.

Nicole Lizée: Zeiss After Dark [2']
Cassandra Miller: Round (TSO Commission) [10']
Daníel Bjarnason: Emergence [16']
Nicole Lizée: Black MIDI (World Première/TSO Commission) [20']

André de Ridder, conductor
Kronos Quartet, string quartet
Peter Oundjian, host