The Kronos Quartet Folk Songs LP
The Kronos Quartet Folk Songs LP

The Kronos Quartet Folk Songs LP

Kronos Quartet

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SKU:
NONLP93874
UPC:
075597938746
Vinyl LP Features Vocals From Natalie Merchant, Rhiannon Giddens & More!

For more than 40 years, San Francisco's Kronos Quartet-David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola), and Sunny Yang (cello)-has combined a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually re-imagining the string quartet experience. In the process, Kronos has become one of the world's most celebrated and influential ensembles, performing thousands of concerts, releasing more than 50 recordings, collaborating with many of the world's most eclectic composers and performers, and commissioning over 850 works and arrangements for string quartet.

When Nonesuch Records celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014, with festivals at London's Barbican Centre and New York's Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), Kronos Quartet joined forces with four labelmates—Sam Amidon, Olivia Chaney, Rhiannon Giddens, and Natalie Merchant—to perform a concert entitled Folk Songs. The group later recorded the songs, most of which are traditional with contemporary arrangements, with Doug Petty as the album's producer.

Pictured on the album cover, clockwise from top left: Rhiannon Giddens, David Harrington, Olivia Chaney, John Sherba, Sam Amidon, Hank Dutt, Natalie Merchant & Sunny Yang.



Features:
• Vinyl LP

Guest Artists:
Sam Amidon, vocals, guitar
Olivia Chaney, vocals, harmonium, percussion
Rhiannon Giddens, vocals
Natalie Merchant, vocals

Selections:
Side A:

1. Oh Where (with Sam Amidon)
2. Ramblin' Boy (with Olivia Chaney)
3. The Butcher's Boy (wjith Natalie Merchant)
4. Factory Girl (with Rhiannon Giddens)
Side B:
1. Last Kind Words
2. I See The Sign (with Sam Amidon)
3. Montaigne, que tu es haute (with Olivia Chaney)
4. Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier (with Natalie Merchant)
5. Lullaby (with Rhiannon Giddens)
Description
Vinyl LP Features Vocals From Natalie Merchant, Rhiannon Giddens & More!

For more than 40 years, San Francisco's Kronos Quartet-David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola), and Sunny Yang (cello)-has combined a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually re-imagining the string quartet experience. In the process, Kronos has become one of the world's most celebrated and influential ensembles, performing thousands of concerts, releasing more than 50 recordings, collaborating with many of the world's most eclectic composers and performers, and commissioning over 850 works and arrangements for string quartet.

When Nonesuch Records celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014, with festivals at London's Barbican Centre and New York's Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), Kronos Quartet joined forces with four labelmates—Sam Amidon, Olivia Chaney, Rhiannon Giddens, and Natalie Merchant—to perform a concert entitled Folk Songs. The group later recorded the songs, most of which are traditional with contemporary arrangements, with Doug Petty as the album's producer.

Pictured on the album cover, clockwise from top left: Rhiannon Giddens, David Harrington, Olivia Chaney, John Sherba, Sam Amidon, Hank Dutt, Natalie Merchant & Sunny Yang.



Features:
• Vinyl LP

Guest Artists:
Sam Amidon, vocals, guitar
Olivia Chaney, vocals, harmonium, percussion
Rhiannon Giddens, vocals
Natalie Merchant, vocals

Selections:
Side A:

1. Oh Where (with Sam Amidon)
2. Ramblin' Boy (with Olivia Chaney)
3. The Butcher's Boy (wjith Natalie Merchant)
4. Factory Girl (with Rhiannon Giddens)
Side B:
1. Last Kind Words
2. I See The Sign (with Sam Amidon)
3. Montaigne, que tu es haute (with Olivia Chaney)
4. Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier (with Natalie Merchant)
5. Lullaby (with Rhiannon Giddens)
Genre
Folk
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Kronos Quartet
Title
Folk Songs
Composer
Additional Artists
Sam Amidon, Olivia Chaney, Rhiannon Giddens, Natalie Merchant
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
04-10-2017
Release Date
06-07-2017
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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