Kronos Quartet Plays Folk Songs (CD Review)

Kronos Quartet, with Sam Amidon, Olivia Chaney, Rhiannon Giddens, and Natalie Merchant Folk Songs Nonesuch CD   From its earliest recordings, which included transcriptions of jazz, Kronos Quartet has cast their net wide. The group’s repertoire encompasses music from the world over and from numerous composers in a variety of styles. To remind myself ofContinue reading “Kronos Quartet Plays Folk Songs (CD Review)”

Kronos at Carnegie Hall

  Kronos Quartet Carnegie Hall – Zankel Hall Saturday, February 11, 2017 Christian Carey   Six Things to Like About Kronos at Carnegie Hall   Fifty for the Future Commissioning Project — Kronos used Saturday February 11th’s concert to showcase some of the early entries in their “Fifty for the Future” project. Not only isContinue reading “Kronos at Carnegie Hall”