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Naoko Ichihashi

Naoko Ichihashi

Naoko Ichihashi graduated from the Toho Gakuen School of Music in Tokyo in 1981 and continued her studies that same year at Indiana University under György Sebök. In 1986, she received the prize for the best accompanist at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. On graduating from Indiana University, Ichihashi moved to Finland and took up a post as a chamber music pianist at the Sibelius Academy. At the same time she joined the Avanti! chamber orchestra. She gave her debut concert in Helsinki in 1990. From 1991-1992, Ichihashi studied at the École normale supérieure and gained a ‘Licence de concert' diploma. In 1993 she took second prize in the Oulu Chamber Music Competition. Naoko Ichihashi was a lecturer at the Sibelius Academy until 2014. She is a highly respected and active musician, performs frequently at chamber music events, and is accompanying pianist in the Jean Sibelius Violin Competition and the Paulo Cello Competition.

Programme

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Gabriel Fauré (1845—1924):

Après une Rêve, Op. 7/1 (1870-77; arr. for cello and piano)

Mon
15.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

David Popper (1843—1913):

Elfentanz, Op. 39 for cello and piano (1881)

Mon
15.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

Rainsong, Op. 59/3 (1873; text by K. Groth)

Thu
18.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Kaija Saariaho (1952):

Il pleut for soprano and piano (1986)

Thu
18.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Josef Strauss ():

Sphären-Klänge, Op. 235 (1868; arr. by V. Mendelssohn)

Thu
18.7.

Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Dobrinka Tabakova (1980):

Moreni for Oboe, String Quartet and Piano (2007)

Fri
19.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Nicolò Paganini (1782—1840):

Introduction and Variation on "Dal tuo stellato soglio" from Rossini's Mosè in Egitto for violin and piano (1819)

Sun
21.7.

Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Fritz Kreisler (1875—1962):

Chanson Louis XIII and Pavane in the Style of Louis Couperin for violin and piano (1910)

Thu
25.7.