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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

8. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Henry Purcell (1659—1695):

Fantasia upon One Note in F (~1683)

Tue
16.7.

11. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Edgard Varèse (1883—1965):

Ionisation (1929-31; arr. for six percussionists by Georges Van Gucht)

Tue
16.7.

19. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

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

Thu
18.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Jimmy Van Heusen (1913—1990):

Here's That Rainy Day (1953)

Thu
18.7.

22. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Josef Strauss ():

Sphären-Klänge, Op. 235 (1868)

Thu
18.7.

22. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Das Lied von der Erde (1908-09; arr. for chamber orchestra by Arnold Schönberg 1921)

Thu
18.7.

26. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Vladimir Mendelssohn (1949):

Mata Hari's last dance (premiere)

Fri
19.7.

33. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Broadway Cabaret Dances

Sat
20.7.

44. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Arvo Pärt (1935):

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

Mon
22.7.

51. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Eduard Strauss (1835—1916):

Bahn frei, Op. 45

Tue
23.7.

51. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Josef and Johann II Strauss ():

Pizzicato Polka for strings and percussion (1869)

Tue
23.7.

54. Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Toru Takemitsu (1930—1996):

Cross Hatch for marimba and vibraphone (1982)

Wed
24.7.

Osuma Ensemble

11. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Edgard Varèse (1883—1965):

Ionisation (1929-31; arr. for six percussionists by Georges Van Gucht)

Tue
16.7.