Kronos Quartet: Sun Rings
“Art and science have enjoyed a triumphant meeting… Terry Riley’s empyrean masterpiece for the Kronos Quartet, chorus, electronic sounds from outer space, and lavish visual projections provides music of supreme beauty and spiritual impact.” – Los Angeles Times
Two show times: November 9 at 8 p.m. and November 10 at 2 p.m.
Limited seating. General admission: $15 | Students: $5
Buy tickets online or call 905 525 9140 ext. 26848.
One of North America’s most acclaimed string quartets presents their multi-disciplinary masterpiece. Sun Rings draws from sounds and images from space recorded by NASA and music for string quartet and chorus composed by Terry Riley.
Performances will include the participation of McMaster University and Women’s Choirs.
For 45 years, San Francisco’s Grammy-winning Kronos Quartet and its nonprofit Kronos Performing Arts Association have reimagined and redefined the string quartet experience through thousands of concerts, over 60 recordings, collaborations with composers and performers from around the globe, more than 1,000 commissioned works, and education programs for emerging musicians.
Presented by The Socrates Project in partnership with the School of the Arts and Faculty of Science