Chamber Music

Kronos Quartet

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Sunday, 13 November 2016 — 4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique


  • Steve Reich
    Triple Quartet
    The Cave (extraits) - Machpelah Commentary 2 / Ephraim Isaac Chanting / Interior Drone
    WTC 9/11 - 1. 9/11/01 - 2. 2010 - 3. WTC
  • Steve Reich
    Different Trains - America—Before the war / Europe—During the war / After the war


  • Kronos Quartet
  • David Harrington, violin
  • John Sherba, violin
  • Hank Dutt, viola
  • Sunny Yang, cello
The celebrated Kronos Quartet from San Francisco has recorded several works by Steve Reich of which WTC 9/11 written in 2011 commemorates the tenth anniversary of the attacks which took place on the 11th September 2001.The recorded voices of the air traffic controllers can be heard  as they merge into the kaleidoscopic musical texture.

Linked events

Weekend workshop

Récréation musicale

Pour les enfants dont les parents sont au concert de 16h30 — 13/11/2016 - 16h00


The Cave: The Cave of Machpelah
Different Trains: I. America-Before the War
Triple Quartet: Third Movement
Kronos / Reic, WTC 9/11