How does a quartet communicate? Surrounded by a battery of laptops, video cameras, and sensors, The New York Times used 3D-data capture to render Kronos as "dot clouds" in order to dig deeper into cueing, body language, establishing rhythms, and the intricacy of performing as an ensemble.
We're bringing "Landfall," our first-ever collaboration with Laurie Anderson, to Brooklyn this week as part of Nonesuch Records at BAM! Tickets are still available for September 23–27. Info: http://www.bam.org/music/2014/landfall
Hello Brooklyn! We flew back from Krakow this morning to rehearse for Saturday's Nonesuch Records at BAM performance with Natalie Merchant, Rhiannon Giddens, Sam Amidon and Olivia Chaney. Tickets & info: http://www.bam.org/music/2014/kronosmerchantgiddensamidonchaney
Sacrum Profanum Festival kicked off in Krakow yesterday! In honor of our three performances there this week, David Harrington answered fan-submitted questions about Terry Riley's "Sun Rings," Laurie Anderson's "Landfall," and more.
"Nonesuch Records at BAM" has begun! The celebration of our longtime label's 50th anniversary kicked off yesterday and continues all month. Kronos delves into the folk songbook with Natalie Merchant, Rhiannon Giddens, Sam Amidon and Olivia Chaney on Sept. 20, and we perform "Landfall" with Laurie Anderson Sept. 23-27. More info: http://www.bam.org/programs/2014/nonesuch-records-at-bam