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Niamh McKenna

Niamh McKenna

Niamh McKenna, born in 1991, is German-Irish flautist who is currently principle flute with the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra. She studied in Lübeck, Freiburg, Basel and Amsterdam as a pupil of Angela Firkins, Felix Renggli and Kersten McCall. Since 2015 McKenna has also been studying at the Sibelius Academy under Petri Alanko. She has played with the Basel Symphony Orchestra, the Freiburg and Lübeck Philharmonic Orchestras and Amsterdam's Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra. 2013 she was selected for the Concertgebouw Orchestra Academy. Having moved to Finland in 2013, McKenna has guested with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Tapiola Sinfonietta as deputy principal flute. In summer 2016 she will be appearing not just at Kuhmo but also at the Uusikaupunki Crusell Music Festival, the KuruFest in Ylöjärvi and the Turku Music Festival.

McKenna is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Carl Maria von Weber (1786—1826):

Trio in G minor, Op. 63 for flute, cello and piano (1818-19)

Mon
15.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (1891-94; arr. Arnold Schönberg)

Tue
16.7.

Kuhmo Church 11.00

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Polka Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 (1868)

Thu
18.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Das Lied von der Erde (1908-09)

Thu
18.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

Les chansons de Bilitis, L. 96 Melodrama for reciter, two flutes, harp and celesta (1900-01)

Fri
19.7.

Tuupala Primary School 14.00

Toshio Hosokawa (1955):

Fragments II for flute and string quartet (1989)

Sat
20.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

C.Ph.E. Bach (1714—1788):

Trio Sonata in C, Wq 147 (1731, rev. 1747)

Sun
21.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Frédéric Chopin (1810—1849):

Variations in E on "Non più mesta" from Rossini's La Cenerentola for flute and piano (?1824)

Sun
21.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Divertimento in C, Hob. IV:1 for two flutes and cello "London Trios" (1794)

Mon
22.7.

Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Divertimento in G, Hob. IV:2 for two flutes and cello "London Trios" (1794)

Mon
22.7.

Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Nicholas Clerambault ():

Orphée from Cantates françoises (1710)

Tue
23.7.