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Kronos Quartet: Sun Rings Reviews

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB (Long Beach, CA)

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7 ratings
3.9 average rating
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377 reviews
-337 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

Not as interesting as I hoped. Chorus was really wonderful, as was Kronos, but the pieces and the visuals were just so-so for the most part.

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19 reviews
15 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

Very odd performance and not sure it was my style - CSULB choir added to the unique presentation. Film and background effects seemed dated.

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7 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

Good venue, friendly & helpfull staff. Kronos quartet was amazing, they played for about an hour and half with no intermission. Very avant garde work.

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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

A special evening in beautiful Carpenter Hall seeing the Kronos Quartet perform a unique musical composition. Unusual and well done - the work was commissioned by NASA to commemorate 70's space achievements and included large projections of space...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

Commissioned by NASA to celebrate the continuing journey of the Voyager spacecraft as they near interstellar space,The Kronos Quartet play a Terry Riley composition based on the "sounds of space" recorded by plasma wave receivers. Set to the...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

Disclaimer: This was my first string quartet live concert so by no way am I an expert.
My opinion: This is the first I've heard of Kronos and was curious and interested to see what they would present. When I find it hard to categorise an...continued

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