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Harri Lehtinen

Harri Lehtinen

Harri Lehtinen began his career as a drummer when he was 13. At the age of 16, he applied to study percussion with Esko Vuorinen. He joined a touring dance orchestra until eventually entering the Tampere Conservatory, graduating as a teacher of percussion in 1996 and gaining a master's in 1998. Lehtinen studied at the University of Toronto as a pupil of musicians of the percussion ensemble Nexus. He gained his Ph.D. in music in spring 2016 at the University of the Arts' Sibelius Academy. He is now a lecturer in percussion at the Tampere Music Institute and also gives masterclasses around the world. He has worked with most of the Finnish orchestras and performed as soloist with the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, the Pori Sinfonietta, the Chamber Orchestra of Lapland and the Pyynikki Sinfonia. He also plays with Tampere Raw (a chamber orchestra), the Osuma Ensemble, and in many chamber and small ensembles. He works in theatres and records both classical and popular music.

Programme

13. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Robert Schumann (1810—1856):

Zigeunerleben (Im Schatten des Waldes), Op. 29/3 for vocal quartet, piano, triangle and tambourine (1840)

Tue
14.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840—1893):

Suite No. 4, Op. 61 "Mozartiana" (1887)

Wed
15.7.

20. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Andrea Falconieri (1585—1656):

Battalla de Barabaso yerno de Satanas No. 20 from Il primo librodi canzone (1650)

Thu
16.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.00

Dmitry Shostakovich (1906—1975):

March of the Soviet Militia, Op. 139 (1970)

Thu
16.7.

22. Tuupala Primary School 16.45

Vic and the song forest

Thu
16.7.

23. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Michael Nyman (1944):

Memorial from The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989)

Thu
16.7.

25. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Tik-Tak Polka, Op. 365 for flute, glockenspiel, positive organ, toy piano and strings

Fri
17.7.

25. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Amilcare Ponchielli (1834—1886):

Dance of the Hours

Fri
17.7.

35. Tuupala Primary School 11.00

John Tavener (1944—2013):

Prayer of the Heart for voice, byzantine bell, tibetan temple bowl, string quartet and recorded heartbeat (1999)

Sun
19.7.

36. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.30

Peter Maxwell Davies (1934):

Eight Songs for a Mad King (1968)

Sun
19.7.

38. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.00

R. Murray Schafer (1933):

The Death of the Buddha for mixed chorus, gongs and bell tree (1989)

Sun
19.7.

46. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Tomi Räisänen (1976):

Balloon Work for guitar and four balloon players (2011)

Tue
21.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Demos gracias al Señor from La Pasión según San Marcos (2000)

Wed
22.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Polka Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 (1868)

Wed
22.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

John Cage (1912—1992):

Amores for prepared piano and percussion (1943)

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Jean Sibelius (1865—1957):

Pelléas et Mélisande, Suite, Op. 46 (1905)

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Sergey Prokofiev (1891—1953):

March from the opera the Love for the Three Oranges, Op. 33 (1919)

Thu
23.7.

63. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Béla Bartók (1881—1945):

Sonata for two pianos and percussion, BB 115 (1937)

Fri
24.7.

63. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Misirlou Twist for string quartet and drums

Fri
24.7.

69. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

George Gershwin (1898—1937):

Variations "I Got Rhythm" for piano and chamber orchestra (1933-34; arr. by Iain Farrington)

Sat
25.7.