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Kronos Quartet with Sam Amidon, Meklit Hadero, Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté, Lee Knight, SF Girls Chorus

June 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

| $20 - $65
Kronos Quartet with Sam Amidon, Meklit Hadero, Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté, Lee Knight, SF Girls Chorus

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Visiting Presenter – KRONOS FESTIVAL 2019
Kronos Quartet with Sam Amidon, Meklit Hadero, Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté, Lee Knight, SF Girls Chorus + more

Kronos Festival 2019 closes with a celebration of Pete Seeger, who would have turned 100 in May. Kronos performs songs the folk icon and social activist popularized with folk artists Sam Amidon and Lee Knight, and singer-songwriter Meklit Hadero, among others. Amidon also joins Kronos for a set of songs that include his contributions to Kronos’ Folk Songs album. Malian singer Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté returns to the Festival to premiere her composition written for Kronos’ Fifty for the Future education initiative. She is joined by artist-in-residence Valérie Sainte-Agathe and the San Francisco Girls Chorus, who also perform Aleksander Kościów’s meditative Hílathi. More details to be announced; check below for up-to-date program information.

Details

Date:
June 1, 2019
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
$20 - $65
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Website:
http://bit.ly/2HU1Crh

Venue

SFJAZZ
Phone:
(866) 920-5299
201 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
Website:
http://bit.ly/2hxSXSf

Organizer

SFJAZZ
Phone:
(866) 920-5299
Website:
http://bit.ly/2hxSXSf

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