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Niamh McKenna

Niamh McKenna

Niamh McKenna (*1991) is a German-Irish flutist. She was appointed principal flute of the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra in 2014, and in the autumn of 2019 she continued as soloflutist of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. During 2013/14 she was academist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra. McKenna has studied with teachers such as Angela Firkins, Felix Renggli, Kersten McCall and Petri Alanko. In 2017 she won the International Crusell Flute Competition. As a soloflutist she has played in the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Finnish as well as Swedish Radio Orchestra among others. She frequently performs as a soloist with Finnish orchestras, as a chambermusician she can be heard in major Festivals throughout Finland.

Programme

9. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Hector Berlioz (1803—1869):

Trio of the Young Ishmaelites from L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25 (1850-54)

Tue
13.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Felix Mendelssohn (1809—1847):

Fairy March from a Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare, Op. 61

Fri
16.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Felix Mendelssohn (1809—1847):

The Wedding March from a Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare, Op. 61

Fri
16.7.

26. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald (Tales from the Vienna Woods), Op. 325 (1868)

Sat
17.7.

29. Kuhmo Church 15.00

Franz Xaver Mozart (1791—1844):

Rondo in E minor for flute and piano

Sun
18.7.

29. Kuhmo Church 15.00

Antonio Salieri (1750—1825):

Concertino da Camera in G (1777)

Sun
18.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Charles Ives (1874—1954):

The Unanswered Question for winds and strings from Two Contemplations (1935)

Sun
18.7.

32. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Flute Concerto in G minor, RV 439 'La Notte' (ca. 1728)

Mon
19.7.

35. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Terry Riley (1935):

In C (1964)

Mon
19.7.

49. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Alla Turca from Flute Quartet No. 5 in A (after the piano sonata, K. 331, transcription by F. A. Hoffmeister)

Fri
23.7.

51. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Symphony No. 4 in B flat, Op. 60 (1806; arr. for septet by William Watts)

Fri
23.7.