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  Kronos Quartet w/ Alim & Farana Qasimov and Homayun Sakhi

   Music of Central Asia Vol. 8: Rainbow


Music of Central Asia Vol. 8: Rainbow


A bold cutting edge collaboration between America's premier new music quartet, Azerbaijan's best-loved traditional singer, and the leading Afghan rubâb player of his generation. Featured works include Homayun Sakhi's luminous 'Rainbow,' for string quartet, rubâb, tabla, and Central Asian percussion, and spirited arrangements of Azerbaijani songs performed by Kronos Quartet and the Alim Qasimov Ensemble.

6 tracks, 66 minutes of music, 44-page color booklet and photos. Includes a bonus DVD containing a series introduction, 24 minute film, interactive glossary, and map.


   

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TRACK LISTING


Rangin Kaman
Köhlen Atim
Mehriban Olaq
Getme, Getme
Leyla
Qashlarin Kamandir

 UPCOMING TOUR DATES

 May 
 02 
Katowice, Poland
Kronos Quartet at Górnośląskie Centrum Kultury
 May 
 05 
Paris, France
Kronos Quartet at Théâtre de la Ville
 May 
 06 
Arras, France
Kronos Quartet at Salle Des Concerts
 May 
 07 
Arras, France
Kronos Quartet at Salle Des Concerts
 May 
 09 
Stockholm, Sweden
Kronos Quartet at Stockholm Concert Hall
 May 
 13 
London, UK
Kronos Quartet with Bryce Dessner at Barbican Centre
 May 
 17 
London, UK
Kronos Quartet, Brad Mehldau, Timo Andres, and Britten Sinfonia at Barbican Centre
 May 
 17 
London, UK
Kronos Quartet, Crash Ensemble, Gavin Friday, and NOW Ensemble at LSO St Luke's
 May 
 17 
London, UK
Kronos Quartet, Crash Ensemble, Gavin Friday, and NOW Ensemble at LSO St Luke's
 May 
 18 
London, UK
Natalie Merchant, Sam Amidon, Olivia Chaney, and Kronos Quartet at Milton Court Concert Hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
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