Out of the Dark
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Axiom Quartet presents “Out of the Dark”, their season finale program featuring the music of Arvo Pärt, Terry Riley, and Steve Reich.
Our season began with black darkness and will close with white light; colors of high contrast. Axiom Quartet’s “Out of the Dark” is a journey from the dark into the light with works by three celebrated living composers: Terry Riley, Steve Reich, and Arvo Pärt. Terry Riley’s G-Song, a piece written for Kronos Quartet in 1980, is a piece with jazz improvised origins. It is also a work with never stopping momentum that creates a sense of travel, and a relentless minor mode that evokes a lament-like pathos. Fratres by Arvo Pärt is one of the most recognizable pieces of music from the 20thView more
General Admission – $30.00
Student Admission – $15.00
6221 Main Street, Houston, TX 77030