Kronos: Under 30 / #5 World Premiere

Featuring special guest openers Friction Quartet, Mobius Trio, The Living Earth Show, Amy X Neuburg

Feb 6 2014 - Feb 9 2014

Kronos Quartet continues its hometown 40th anniversary celebrations with four performances at Z Space, presented by Kronos Performing Arts Association! Join Kronos for the world premiere of Mary Kouyoumdjian's Bombs of Beirut, the fifth work in the Kronos: Under 30 Project, a commissioning program designed to support the creation of new music by young artists.

Each show features a special locally-based opener: Friction Quartet (Feb. 6), Mobius Trio (Feb. 7), The Living Earth Show (Feb. 8), Amy X Neuburg (Feb. 9.) The Thursday and Friday program includes works by Bryce Dessner, Krzysztof Penderecki and Dan Becker, and the Saturday and Sunday programs includes works by Laurie Anderson, Terry Riley, and John Oswald.

Photograph by Jay Blakesberg