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Lauri Kankkunen

Lauri Kankkunen

Cello

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

4. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Intrada from Bastien and Bastienne, K. 50

Mon
13.7.

20. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Luigi Boccherini (1743—1805):

Ritirata from Guitar Quintet "Ritirata di Madrid" (arr. for piano quintet)

Thu
16.7.

23. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Michael Nyman (1944):

Memorial from The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989)

Thu
16.7.

24. Kuhmo Church 21.15

Giovanni Pergolesi (1710—1736):

Stabat Mater (1736)

Thu
16.7.

28. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.00

Kaija Saariaho (1952):

Oi kuu for bass clarinet and cello (1990)

Fri
17.7.

28. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.00

Edvard Grieg (1843—1907):

Holberg Suite, Op. 40 (1884)

Fri
17.7.

29. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Concerto in B minor No. 10, RV 580 for four violins, cello and strings

Sat
18.7.

36. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.30

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Der Doppelgänger, D. 957/13 from Schwanengesang (1828; arr. for mezzo-soprano, viola, three cellos and double bass)

Sun
19.7.

36. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.30

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Adagio from 10th Symphony (1910)

Sun
19.7.

36. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.30

Robert Schumann (1810—1856):

Langsam from Violin Concerto in D minor, WoO 23 (1853)

Sun
19.7.