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Kevin Volans

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Kevin Volans

Kevin Volans has been played on NTS shows including Kit Records, with Hunting: Gathering (String Quartet No. 2) first played on 11 November 2018.

Kevin Volans is a composer associated with the post-minimalist movement in contemporary composition. He was born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa on July 6, 1949, and even though he has spent most of his life outside his native country, is the best known South African composer active today.

In 1972, he graduated from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg with a Bachelors of Music degree, followed by post-graduate education at the University of Aberdeen. From 1973 to 1981 he lived in Cologne, where…

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5th Dance
Kevin Volans, The Smith Quartet
Cala United1994
5th Dance
Kevin Volans, The Smith QuartetCala United1994
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Hunting: Gathering (String Quartet No. 2)
Kronos Quartet, Kevin Volans
Elektra Nonesuch1991
Hunting: Gathering (String Quartet No. 2)
Kronos Quartet, Kevin VolansElektra Nonesuch1991
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