This concert is now SOLD OUT. You can still hear Kronos Quartet in Session Two.
Kronos Quartet performs Steve Reich’s piece for string quartet and tape Different Trains (1988), while Ireland’s leading contemporary ensemble, Crash Ensemble presents Philip Glass’s Beckett-inspired Company (1984) and Rzewski’s minimalist masterpiece Coming Together – featuring Gavin Friday, former frontman of seminal post-punk band Virgin Prunes.
John AdamsShaker Loops Philip GlassCompany Frederic RzewskiComing Together Steve ReichDifferent Trains Sam Amidon / Nico MuhlyThe Only Tune Louis AndriessenWorkers Union Donnacha DennehyOne Hundred Goodbyes (Céad Slán)
Kronos Quartet Crash Ensemble Gavin Friday vocals Sam Amidon vocals