Top classical outfit set for Abu Dhabi gig

The respected Kronos Quartet will perform at NYUAD

An award-winning band of musicians who have been breaking new ground for more than 40 years will be hitting a high note in Abu Dhabi.

The San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet, comprised of an ever-changing cast of performers, has scooped more than 40 gongs during a stellar career spent reinventing the string quartet experience.

The adventurous group have struck a chord with audiences all over the world since their formation in 1973 and their work will be celebrated with two concerts and a live cinema performance piece exploring their cultural impact at The Arts Center at New York University Abu Dhabi.

Dhs105 (adults), Dhs52.50 (students and under-16s). Kronos Quartet play For The Future: Thu Feb 15. 8pm. Around the World with Kronos Quartet (family concert): Fri February 16. 4pm. A Thousand Thoughts: A Live Documentary by Sam Green and Kronos Quartet. Feb 22. 8pm. The Red Theater, The Arts Center at New York University Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island. For ticket information, visit

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