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Joona Pulkkinen

Joona Pulkkinen

Since taking third prize in the Turku National Cello Competition in 2010, Joona Pulkkinen has performed as soloist with many orchestras, including the Aurora Symphony Orchestra, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Wallonia Royal Chamber Orchestra, Belgian National Opera Orchestra, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, Sibelius Academy Symphony Orchestra, and Turku Philharmonic Orchestra. He has appeared at major Finnish music festivals and given concerts in many of the concert halls of Europe. For the 2015‒2016 season, Pulkkinen was the chosen artist for the Classe d'Excellence de Violoncelle programme under the direction of Gautier Capuçon in Paris. His other teachers have included Gary Hoffman, Marko Ylönen and Pauli Heikkinen. Since autumn 2014 Pulkkinen has been principal cellist with the Tampere Philharmonic. He was also principal cellist with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra on its tour of Austria in January 2016. Joona Pulkkinen plays a Charles Adolphe Gand cello from 1855.

Programme

14. Kuhmo Church 11.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Rondo “Alla Turca” from Piano Sonata in A, K. 331 (300i) (arr. for flute quartet by F. A. Hoffmeister)

Tue
17.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.00

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D. 714 for male choir and strings (1821)

Tue
17.7.

17. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872—1958):

Lark Ascending for violin and orchestra (1914; arr. for string sextet by Martin Gerigk 2012)

Tue
17.7.

20. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.15

Arnold Schönberg (1874—1951):

Die Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4 for string sextet (1899)

Wed
18.7.

40. Kontio School 14.00

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

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

Sun
22.7.

42. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.30

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115 (1891)

Sun
22.7.

47. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Sergey Prokofiev (1891—1953):

Overture on Hebrew Theme in C minor, Op. 34 for clarinet and piano quintet (1919)

Mon
23.7.

Salakamari 10.00

Introduction in Finnish

Tue
24.7.

51. Kontio School 16.00

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Divertimento in D, Hob. XI:97

Tue
24.7.

52. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

John Harbison (1938):

November 19, 1828 for piano quartet (1988)

Tue
24.7.

52. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

String Quintet in C, D. 956 (1828)

Tue
24.7.

56. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58a (1807; reconstruction of original for piano and string quintet by Hans-Werner Küthen)

Wed
25.7.

67. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34 (1862)

Fri
27.7.

67. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

Andante, un poco adagio from String Quintet in F minor (1864; reconstruction of piano quintet, Op. 34 by Antony Grey)

Fri
27.7.