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Lauri Kankkunen

Lauri Kankkunen

Born in 1990, Lauri Kankkunen started playing the cello when he was just five years old. He won third prize in the Turku Cello Competition in February 2014. He has played as soloist with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Turku Philharmonic, and the Lappeenranta City Orchestra, and performed chamber music at several festivals. He is principal cellist with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, a position he formerly held with the Tampere Philharmonic. Kankkunen plays classical music and jazz with the Pushkin Quintet and was a member of Apocalyptica's North American tour in spring 2019. His main teachers were Pauli Heikkinen, Martti Rousi and Truls Mørk. He plays a Giacomo Rivolta cello from 1810 owned by Pro Filharmonia. In his spare time Lauri Kankkanen enjoys football, both as a player and a spectator.

Programme

1. Kuhmo Church 14.30

Antonio Salieri (1750—1825):

Overture from Prima la musica e poi le parole (1786)

Sun
11.7.

9. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Air Français, WoO 158d

Tue
13.7.

9. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Non, non, Collette n'est point trompeuse, WoO 158c No. 2 from Six Songs of Various Nationalities (1817)

Tue
13.7.

22. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Adagio from Symphony No. 10 (1910)

Fri
16.7.

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.

34. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Carl Nielsen (1865—1931):

Serenata in vano, Op. 68 for clarinet, bassoon, French horn, cello and double bass (1914)

Mon
19.7.

39. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92 (1811-12; arr. for string quintet by composer)

Tue
20.7.

42. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Luigi Boccherini (1743—1805):

String Quintet in E, G. 282 (1772)

Wed
21.7.

46. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466 (1785; arr. for strings by Ignaz Lachner)

Thu
22.7.