Stream Kronos Quartet’s Aheym Now
San Francisco-based string group Kronos Quartet will release their latest album Aheym on November 5. The band has made the record available to stream a few days early via NPR.
All of the music on the album was composed by The National’s Bryce Dessner. Dessner, who studied composition and classical guitar at Yale, has collaborated with the likes of So Percussion, Bang on a Can All-Stars, Philip Glass and more.
Aheym, which translates to “homeward” in Yiddish, features four songs, “Little Blue Something,” “Tenebre,” “Tour Eiffel” and the title track.