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Joona Pulkkinen

Joona Pulkkinen

Cello

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

26. Tuupala Primary School 14.30

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Mariel for cello and marimba (1999)

Fri
17.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre/Cafeteria Juttua 10.00

Jovanka Trbojevic (1963—2017):

This is my second life for cello and piano (2013)

Sat
18.7.

36. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.30

Peter Maxwell Davies (1934):

Eight Songs for a Mad King (1968)

Sun
19.7.

39. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840—1893):

Souvenir de Florence in D minor, Op. 70 (1890)

Sun
19.7.

46. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Ottorino Respighi (1879—1936):

Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 1 (1917; arr. for strings by McAlister)

Tue
21.7.

49. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Benjamin Britten (1913—1976):

The Little Sweep, Op. 45 (1949)

Tue
21.7.

50. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Darius Milhaud (1892—1974):

La création du monde, Op. 81b for piano quintet (1923)

Wed
22.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Joaquín Turina (1882—1949):

La oración del torero, Op. 34 for string quartet (1925)

Wed
22.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Kaiserwalzer, Op. 437 (1889; arr. for flute, clarinet and piano quintet by Arnold Schönberg 1925)

Wed
22.7.

Salakamari 10.00

Outi Tarkiainen (1985):

Thy Words, Submerged in Stone for cello (2011)

Thu
23.7.

57. Tuupala Primary School 14.00

Clara Schumann (1819—1896):

Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 7 (edited by R. Schumann)

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Omaramor for solo cello (1991)

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Jean Sibelius (1865—1957):

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

Thu
23.7.