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Winter Was Hard / Kronos Quartet


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Nonesuch   Catalog #: 79181   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aulis SallinenTerry RileyArvo PärtAnton Webern,   ... 
Performer:  Joan JeanrenaudHank DuttDavid HarringtonJohn Sherba,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos QuartetSan Francisco Girls Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

Imported from : UNITED KINGDOM   
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Works on This Recording

1.
Winter was hard, Op. 20 by Aulis Sallinen
Performer:  Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello), Hank Dutt (Viola), David Harrington (Violin),
John Sherba (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet,  San Francisco Girls Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; Finland 
Notes: Arranged: Kronos Quartet 
2.
Salome Dances for Peace: Half-Wolf dances mad in moonlight by Terry Riley
Performer:  Hank Dutt (Viola), Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello), John Sherba (Violin),
David Harrington (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985-1986; USA 
3.
Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Performer:  John Sherba (Violin), David Harrington (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977-1980; Estonia 
Notes: Arranged: Höfer 
4.
Bagatelles (6) for string quartet, Op. 9 by Anton Webern
Performer:  David Harrington (Violin), Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello), John Sherba (Violin),
Hank Dutt (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: Modern 
Written: 1913; Austria 
5.
Bella by barlight by John Lurie
Performer:  John Sherba (Violin), David Harrington (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
6.
Four, for Tango by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  John Sherba (Violin), David Harrington (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; Argentina 
7.
Quartet for Strings no 3 by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  David Harrington (Violin), John Sherba (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; USSR 
8.
Quartet for Strings in B minor, Op. 11: 2nd mvt, Adagio by Samuel Barber
Performer:  John Sherba (Violin), David Harrington (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
9.
A door is ajar by Traditional
Performer:  John Sherba (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola), David Harrington (Violin),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Kronos Quartet 
10.
Forbidden Fruit by John Zorn
Performer:  John Sherba (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola), David Harrington (Violin),
Joan Jeanrenaud (Cello), Ohta Hiromi (Voice), Christian Marclay (Turntables)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kronos Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 

Sound Samples

Winter Was Hard
Half-Wolf Dances Mad in Moonlight
Fratres
Six Bagatelles
Forbidden Fruit
Bella by Barlight
Four, for Tango
Quartet No. 3
Adagio
A Door Is Ajar

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