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Riina Piirilä

Riina Piirilä

Riina Piirilä, born in 1995, began playing the viola when she was six at the Nurmijärvi Music Institute under Taina Evijärvi. In 2010 she started her studies at the Sibelius Academy with Helge Valtonen, and since 2015 she has been a pupil of Lilli Maijala and Atte Kilpeläinen. Piirilä has attended masterclasses given by Bruno Giuranna, Hartmut Rohde and Rainer Moog. Riina Piirilä is an active chamber musician and plays viola with the Borea String Quartet, founded in 2011. The Boreas have appeared at a number of Finnish music festivals, including Kauniainen, Kamarikesä, Hauho and Kuhmo. She has also appeared at the Helsinki Festival and the Rusk Festival in Pietarsaari. She has received tuition in chamber music from Paavo Pohjola, Gerhard Schultz and the Danel Quartet. She has also been an assistant with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Piirilä plays a Leonhard Maussiell viola from 1722 on loan from the OP Art Foundation.

Piirilä is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

8. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Philip Glass (1937):

Violin Concerto No. 2 “American Four Seasons” (2009)

Sun
15.7.

22. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Edvard Grieg (1843—1907):

Two Nordic Melodies, Op. 63 for string orchestra (1895)

Wed
18.7.

29. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Antonín Dvořák (1841—1904):

Serenade (Largo) in A, B. 15bis for flute, violin, viola and triangle (1867)

Fri
20.7.

Salakamari 10.00

Introduction in Finnish

Thu
26.7.

Borea Quartet

5. Kontio School 11.00

Maurice Ravel (1875—1937):

String Quartet in F (1902-03)

Sun
15.7.

10. Kontio School 14.15

Samuel Barber (1910—1981):

Agnus Dei (Lamb of God) (1938)

Mon
16.7.

25. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quintet in E flat, Op. 4 (1795-96)

Thu
19.7.

51. Kontio School 16.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

String Quartet in D, K. 575 “Prussian” (1789)

Tue
24.7.

58. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Frank Sinatra ():

Moon Love

Wed
25.7.

59. Kuhmo Church 11.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

String Quintet in C, K. 515 (1787)

Thu
26.7.

61. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Music for a Ballet of Knights (Ritterballett), WoO 1 (1791)

Thu
26.7.

64. Kuhmo Church 11.00

J. S. Bach (1685—1750):

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F, BWV 1047 (1721)

Fri
27.7.

71. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

Danse sacrée et Danse profane for harp and string quintet (1904)

Sat
28.7.