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Răzvan Popovici

Răzvan Popovici

Born into a musical family, violist Razvan Popovici is founder and Artistic Director of the Chiemgauer Musikfrühlinging Festival in Germany and the SoNoRo Festival in Bucharest, Romania, the city he hails from. But he also tours the world as a member of Ensemble Raro. A solo player and chamber musician, he has appeared in many prestigious concert halls, including the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, London's Wigmore Hall, the Musashino Hall in Tokyo, the Konzerthaus and Musikverein in Vienna and Carnegie Hall in New York. His partners in music include Natalia Gutman, Konstantin Lifschitz, Alexander Lonquich, Radovan Vlatkovic, Daishin Kashimoto, Gilles Apap and Juliane Banse, with whom he has played, for example, at the Lucerne Festival, the Wiener Festwochen, and the music festivals in Rheingau and Spoleto.


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Programme

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.

Salakamari 10.00

Introduction in English

Wed
18.7.

20. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.15

Arnold Schönberg (1874—1951):

Die Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4 for string sextet (1899)

Wed
18.7.

22. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Symphony No. 4 (1900; arr. for chamber ensemble by Erwin Stein)

Wed
18.7.

25. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.15

J. S. Bach (1685—1750):

Oboe Concerto

Thu
19.7.

27. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Maurizio Kagel (1931—2008):

Aus dem Nachlass for viola, cello and double bass (1981-83/86)

Thu
19.7.

27. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Last Round for string ensemble (1996)

Thu
19.7.