Full price: $20-$66
Full price: $20-$66
- Date: Mar 19, 2020
- Time: 7:30pm
- Presented by: Artist Series
- Venue: Macky Auditorium
- Macky Auditorium Concert Hall, -0285, 1595 Pleasant St, Boulder, CO 80309
"The Kronos Quartet elevated a concert of music to a spiritual trip through our common humanity—it was universal, all-encompassing, fabulously inclusive." —The Globe and Mail
Kronos Quartet's singular experimental style "has broken the boundaries of what string quartets do" (The New York Times). This season, Kronos returns to Boulder with a program exploring the social, political and cultural upheavals of the 1960s. The program includes a celebration of Pete Seeger's music, as well as a performance of Zachary J. Watkins’ "Peace Be Till," a piece inspired by the moment just before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech.
For more than 80 years, the Artist Series has brought the globe's finest jazz, classical, world music and dance performers to Boulder. Many of these performances sell out; order your tickets today to guarantee the best seats.
Performance date and time:
Thursday, March 19, 7:30 p.m. Remind me
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Kronos Quartet Looks Back In Anger — And Hope
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Review: The quiet protest, amid bombs bursting, of Kronos Quartet
Los Angeles TimesRead the full review - Review: The quiet protest, amid bombs bursting, of Kronos Quartet
Inside the Quartet
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Kronos Quartet Gives Voice to Music Silenced by Politics
San Francisco Classical VoiceRead the full review - Kronos Quartet Gives Voice to Music Silenced by Politics
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