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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

8. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Adieu my lov'd harp (Irish), WoO 158b/1 from Seven British Songs (1810-13))

Tue
13.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Elegischer Gesang, Op. 118 'Sanft wie du lebtest' (1814)

Wed
14.7.

14. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Andante maestoso in C, WoO 62 for string quintet (1826)

Wed
14.7.

19. Kuhmo Church 21.00

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

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

Thu
15.7.

20. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Symphony No. 1 in C, Op. 21 (1799-1800; arr. for string quintet)

Fri
16.7.

22. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Adagio, K. 580a for English horn and string trio

Fri
16.7.

27. Kuhmo Church 21.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Symphony No. 6, Op. 68 'Pastoral' (1808; arr. for string sextet by M. G. Fischer 1810)

Sat
17.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

György Kurtág (1926):

Ligatura-Message to Frances-Marie (The answered unanswered question), Op. 31/b for two cellos, two violins and celesta (1989)

Sun
18.7.

32. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Arcangelo Corelli (1653—1713):

Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6/8 'Fatto per la notte di Natale' (Christmas Concerto) (1712)

Mon
19.7.

38. Kuhmo Church 18.00

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835—1921):

La muse et le poète, Op. 132 (1910; arr. for piano trio)

Tue
20.7.

41. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Piano Trio No. 41 in E-flat minor, Hob. XV:31 'Jacob's Dream' (1795-96)

Wed
21.7.

44. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Felix Mendelssohn (1809—1847):

String Octet in E flat, Op. 20 (1825)

Thu
22.7.