Performing Arts - Music | February 13 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Sound, image, history, storytelling, and live performance merge in Kronos Quartets collaboration with documentary filmmakers Sam Green (UC Berkeley alumnus) and Joe Bini. Onscreen, the quartets 45-year history at the vanguard of contemporary music unfolds through archival footage and interviews with Philip Glass, Terry Riley, Tanya Tagaq, and Steve Reich. Onstage, Kronos revisits works from its expansive catalog, performing music by George Crumb, Laurie Anderson, John Zorn, Aleksandra Vrebalov, and many otherswhile Green narrates in real time. The performance includes a solo piano set by minimalism pioneer Terry Riley (Kronos great friend and collaborator), and a panel conversation with the artists, moderated by Berkeley alumna Rebecca Solnit.
$48–$68 (prices subject to change)
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