Consisting of 12 works from 11 countries, the local premiere of Kronos's "Awakening: A Musical Meditation on the Anniversary of 9/11" suggests an artistic attempt to reestablish the international echoes of what seems to have evolved into a patriotic wallow. The program combines contemporary works by John Oswald ("Spectre"), Michael Gordon ("The Sad Park"), Osvaldo Golijov ("Darkness 9/11"), Einsterzende Neubauten, and Terry Riley with traditional sounds of consolation and... More >>>