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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

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525—1594):

Movements from Canticum Canticorum (Song of Salom) for five voices a cappella (1584)

Mon
16.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Vittoria Aleotti (1575—1620):

Ghirlanda de Madrigal for four voices (1593)

Mon
16.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Claudio Monteverdi (1567—1643):

Sì dolce è'l tormento, SV 332 (1624)

Mon
16.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Claudio Monteverdi (1567—1643):

Pur ti miro, Pur ti godo from L'Incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308 (1642)

Mon
16.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Aria Vedrò con mio diletto from the opera Giustino, RV 717 (1724)

Mon
16.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Aria Sol da te mio dolce amore from the opera Orlando, RV 728 (1727)

Mon
16.7.

12. Kuhmo Church 18.15

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Aria Mentre dormi, amor fomenti from the opera L'Olimpiade, RV 725 (1734)

Mon
16.7.

14. Kuhmo Church 11.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Rondo “Alla Turca” from Piano Sonata in A, K. 331 (300i) (arr. for flute quartet by F. A. Hoffmeister)

Tue
17.7.

15. Kontio School 14.00

Ottorino Respighi (1879—1936):

La Boutique fantasque (The Fantastic Toy Shop), P. 120a (based on the Ballet P. 120 after Rossini) (1918; arr. Howard Carr)

Tue
17.7.

17. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Ottorino Respighi (1879—1936):

Gli uccelli (The Birds) suite, P. 154 for orchestra (1928)

Tue
17.7.

18. Kontio School 21.00

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

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

Tue
17.7.

27. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Alberto Ginastera (1916—1983):

Impresiones de puna for flute and string quartet (1934)

Thu
19.7.

29. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Sonata in B flat major, Anh. 4 for flute and piano (1790-92)

Fri
20.7.

31. Kontio School 16.00

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (1883-85; arr. Arnold Schönberg)

Fri
20.7.

39. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

J. S. Bach (1685—1750):

Musical Offering, BWV 1079 (1747)

Sun
22.7.

45. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.00

Jean-Féry Rebel (1666—1747):

Le chaos from the symphony Les eléments

Mon
23.7.

49. Kuhmo Church 11.00

J. S. Bach (1685—1750):

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D, BWV 1050 (1721)

Tue
24.7.

58. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835—1921):

The Assassination of the Duke of Guise, Op. 128 (1908)

Wed
25.7.