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Karel Boeschoten

Karel Boeschoten

Since studying with Herman Krebbers and Igor Ozim, Dutch violinist Karel Boeschoten has performed with many leading orchestras, including the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam and the Camerata Bern. In 2004 he was guest-concertmaster of the Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala di Milano. As a soloist he has performed at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall and the Berliner Philharmonie. Boeschoten is also a composer and has written several works, especially for solo violin. He is familiar with numerous musical styles and has performed as the musical partner of a flamenco dancer in Switzerland at the Lucerne Festival and the Montreux Jazz Festival. As a member of the ensemble Kalandos, he plays mainly Hungarian and Romanian folk music. He has been a guest at many festivals around the world, and until 2016 was Artistic Director of the Swiss Rüttihubeliade Festival.


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Programme

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Charles Ives (1874—1954):

The Unanswered Question for winds and string orchestra from two Contemplations (1935)

Tue
16.7.

Kuhmo Church 16.15

Arvo Pärt (1935):

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

Mon
22.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Five Contradances, K. 609 (1791)

Mon
22.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Henry Purcell (1659—1695):

Chaconne in G minor, Z. 730 for two violins, viola and continuo

Mon
22.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Tomaso Albinoni (1671—1750):

Concerto à 5 in A, Op. 9/4 from 12 Concertanti a cinque for violin and string orchestra (publ. 1722)

Tue
23.7.

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)

Tue
23.7.

Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Richard Strauss (1864—1949):

Carillon from Clavier Pieces by François Couperin AV 107/TrV 245 (1923)

Thu
25.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Requiem in D minor, K. 626 (1791)

Thu
25.7.