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Kronos Quartet - Night Prayers album mp3

Kronos Quartet - Night Prayers album mp3

Performer: Kronos Quartet
Title: Night Prayers
Released: 1994
Country: US
Style: Contemporary
Category: Classical
Album rating: 4.9
Votes: 594
Size MP3: 1189 mb
Size FLAC: 1932 mb
Size WMA: 1989 mb
Other formats: DTS XM AC3 AU DXD VQF WMA

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Kongerei
Composed By – TraditionalVocals – Anatoly Kuular, Kaigal-Ool Khovalgy, Kongar-Ool Ondar
2 Lacrymosa
Arranged By – S. Mackey*Composed By – Dmitri Yanov-YanovskySoprano Vocals – Dawn Upshaw
3 Mugam Sayagi
Composed By – Franghiz Ali-Zadeh
4 Quartet No. 4
Composed By – Sofia Gubaidulina
5 A Cool Wind Is Blowing
Composed By – Tigran TahmizyanDuduk – Djivan Gasparian*
6 K'vakarat
Composed By – Osvaldo GolijovVocals [Cantor] – Mikhail Alexandrovich*
7 Night Prayers
Composed By – Giya Kancheli

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Elektra Entertainment
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Elektra Entertainment
  • Copyright (c) – Elektra Entertainment
  • Made By – WEA Manufacturing
  • Recorded At – Skywalker Sound
  • Recorded At – American Academy Of Arts And Letters
  • Recorded At – Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA
  • Mastered At – Soundbyte Productions


  • Art Direction, Design – Frank Olinsky
  • Cello – Joan Jeanrenaud
  • Cover – Matt Mahurin
  • Engineer – Bob Edwards (tracks: 1, 7), Craig Silvey (tracks: 3 to 5), Joseph Chilorio (tracks: 4, 6), Judith Sherman (tracks: 2 to 7), Paul Zinman (tracks: 2)
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer] – Chris Haynes (tracks: 4 to 5), Craig Silvey (tracks: 7), Mark Donahue (tracks: 4), Tom Luekens (tracks: 1, 3)
  • Executive-Producer – Robert Hurwitz
  • Liner Notes – Brooke Gladstone
  • Mixed By [Additional Mixing, Assistant Engineer] – David Merrill
  • Mixed By [Additional Mixing, Engineer] – Ben Rizzi
  • Mixed By [Additional Mixing] – Adam Abeshouse (tracks: 7)
  • Recorded By [Recordings Of Male Choir And Boy Soprano Provided By] – Giya Kancheli
  • Viola – Hank Dutt
  • Violin – David Harrington, John Sherba


Recorded 1992-1994 at Skywalker Sound, Marin County, California; The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York; Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Mastered at Soundbyte, New York, New York.

Recordings of male choir and boy soprano for Night Prayers provided by Giya Kancheli

Kongerei was arranged for the Throat Singers of Tuva and Kronos. Mugam Sayagi, Quartet No. 4, A Cool Wind is Blowing and Night Prayers were written for Kronos. K'VAKARAT was written for Mikhail Alexandrovich and Kronos.

Mugam Sayagi was commissioned by Nora Norden.
Quartet No. 4 was commissioned by Mrs. Ralph I. Dorfman, the Barbican Centre and Theatre de la Ville.
K'VAKARAT was commissioned by the Wexner Center Foundation on the occasion of the dedication of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.
Night Prayers was commissioned by the Beigler Trust and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Special thanks to Angel Stoyanof, Gerard McBurney, Ted Levin, Edward Dumanis, Hans-Ulrich Dufflek, Laurel Fay, Susan Feder, Lucina Aglabian-Hubbard, Andrew Kurowski, Peter Clancy, Carol Yaple, Albert Lee, Karine Beznicki, Scott Fraser, Jay Cloidt, Alice Wingwall, Chuck Helm and Wally Chappell.

In memory of Mario Thomas Moruzzi

℗ & © 1994 Elektra Entertainment, a division of Warner Communications Inc., a Time Warner company.
Made in the USA

CD comes packaged in a standard plastic jewel case, and includes a 16-page booklet with notes in English and lyrics.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 075597934625
  • Barcode (Text): 0 7559-79346-2 5
  • Matrix / Runout: 2 79346-2 SRC##01 M1S1
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2U1R

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Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
9 79346-2 Kronos Quartet Night Prayers ‎(CD, Album, Club) Elektra Nonesuch 9 79346-2 US 1994
E2 79346 Kronos Quartet Night Prayers ‎(CD, Album, Club) Elektra Nonesuch E2 79346 Canada 1994
9 79346-2 Kronos Quartet Night Prayers ‎(CD, Album) Elektra Nonesuch 9 79346-2 US 1994
79346-4 Kronos Quartet Night Prayers ‎(Cass) Elektra Nonesuch 79346-4 US 1994
7559-79346-2 Kronos Quartet Night Prayers ‎(CD, Album) Elektra Nonesuch 7559-79346-2 Germany 1994

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Tracklist: 1. Kongerei, 2. Lacrymosa, 3. Mugam Sayagi, 4. Quartet No. 4, 5. A Cool Wind Is Blowing, 6. K’vakarat, 7. Night Prayers. More albums from Kronos Quartet: Dracula by Kronos Quartet. Short Stories by Kronos Quartet. String Quartet by Kronos Quartet. Mugam Sayagi: Music Of Franghiz Ali-Zadeh by Kronos Quartet. Kronos Quartet by Kronos Quartet. In Formation by Kronos Quartet. Music Of Vladimir Martynov by Kronos Quartet. WTC 9/11 by Kronos Quartet. View all albums .

The discography of the Kronos Quartet includes 43 studio albums, two compilations, five soundtracks, and 29 contributions to other artists' records. The Kronos Quartet plays classical, pop, rock, jazz, folk, world and contemporary classical music (often written especially for them by for instance Philip Glass, Terry Riley, Alexandra Vrebalov,. and was founded in 1973 by violinist David Harrington. Since 1978, they are based in San Francisco, California.

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Night Prayers is a third stream music album recording by KRONOS QUARTET released in 1994 on CD, LP/Vinyl and/or cassette. KRONOS QUARTET - Night Prayers. Filed under Third Stream By KRONOS QUARTET.

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