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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

 Aug 
 10 
Nicasio, CA, US
Kronos Quartet at Rancho Nicasio
 Aug 
 18 
Edinburgh, UK
Kronos Quartet at Edinburgh Festival Theatre
 Aug 
 19 
Edinburgh, UK
Kronos Quartet at Usher Hall
 Aug 
 21 
Salerno, Italy
Kronos Quartet at Ravello Festival
 Aug 
 25 
Helsinki, Finland
Laurie Anderson and Kronos Quartet at Concert Hall, Helsinki Music Center
 Aug 
 26 
Helsinki, Finland
Kronos Quartet, Kimmo Pohjonen, Pekka Kuusisto, and Samuli Kosminen at Huvila Festival Tent
 Sep 
 12 
Thessaloníki, Greece
Kronos Quartet at Moni Lazariston
 Sep 
 14 
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Kronos Quartet at De Doelen
 Sep 
 16 
Krakow, Poland
Kronos Quartet at Łaźnia Nowa Theatre
 Sep 
 17 
Krakow, Poland
Kronos Quartet at Łaźnia Nowa Theatre
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