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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

Kuhmo Church 11.00

Antonín Dvořák (1841—1904):

Piano Quintet in A, Op. 81 (1887)

Wed
17.7.

Kuhmo Church 16.15

Anton Bruckner (1824—1896):

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

Wed
17.7.

Kuhmo Church 16.15

Anton Bruckner (1824—1896):

String Quintet in F (1878-79)

Wed
17.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.30

Astor Piazzolla (1921—1992):

Five Tango Sensations (1989)

Wed
17.7.

Kuhmo Church 16.15

Arvo Pärt (1935):

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

Mon
22.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.16

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.

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.