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Abel Puustinen

Abel Puustinen

Abel Puustinen is a violinist resident in London. Despite his youth, he has given many concerts in Finland and abroad. He is a regular soloist as well as a devoted orchestral and chamber music player. He has performed as soloist with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. He has performed chamber music in Asia and different parts of Europe. At the Sibelius Academy, Puustinen's teachers in recent years have been Laura Vikman and Antti Tikkanen. In autumn 2016 he began his studies at London's Royal College of Music with Professor Jan Repko. Puustinen has also received tuition at the Violin Academy, which is sponsored by the Finnish Cultural Foundation, and in masterclasses given by Ilya Grubert, Mi-kyung Lee, Mihaela Martin, Hagai Shaham and Elina Vähälä, among others. Other important teachers along the way have been Lauri Untamala, Géza Szilvay, Paavo Pohjola and Marko Ylönen.

Puustinen is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

3. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Antonín Dvořák (1841—1904):

Piano Quintet in A, Op. 81 (1887)

Mon
15.7.

15. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Anton Bruckner (1824—1896):

Intermezzo in D minor, WAB 112 for string quintet (1879)

Wed
17.7.

15. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Anton Bruckner (1824—1896):

String Quintet in F (1878-79)

Wed
17.7.

26. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Julian Milone (1958):

Fantasy on Bizet's Carmen for four violins and double bass

Fri
19.7.

29. Tuupala Primary School 14.00

Minoru Miki (1930—2011):

String Quartet (commissioned by Kuhmo Chamber Music 1989)

Sat
20.7.

34. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688—1758):

Trio Sonata in D, FaWV N:D 4 for two violins and continuo

Sun
21.7.

37. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Ralf Gothóni (1946):

Forbidden scherzo, February 30th for string quartet (commissioned by Kuhmo Chamber Music 2007)

Sun
21.7.

44. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Arvo Pärt (1935):

Fratres for solo violin, strings and percussion (1977/1992)

Mon
22.7.

45. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Eleven Dances, WoO 17 for two flutes, two clarinets, bassoon, two French horns, two violins and double bass ‘Mödlinger Tänze’ (1819)

Mon
22.7.

56. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Octet in F, D. 803 for clarinet, bassoon, French horn and string quintet (1824)

Wed
24.7.

67. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Zum Ziele führt dich diese Bahn from the opera Magic Flute for two violins (1791)

Sat
27.7.

67. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Wie stark ist nicht dein Zauberton from the opera Magic Flute, K. 620 for two violins

Sat
27.7.

67. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Das klinget so herrlich from the opera Magic Flute, K. 620 for two violins

Sat
27.7.