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Tomas Djupsjöbacka

Tomas Djupsjöbacka

Tomas Djupsjöbacka's background is in chamber music, and he has become known as a founder member of the Meta4 String Quartet and the only permanent Finnish member of the European Chamber Orchestra. In recent years he has also collaborated with artists in other fields at the Helsinki Festival, working with the multimedia artist Marita Liulia and involved in Helsinki's Cirko Festival. Djupsjöbacka is now finishing his conducting studies at the Sibelius Academy. He has conducted the Helsinki Philharmonic, the Turku Philharmonic and the Central Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra. At the Helsinki Festival in 2015 he conducted the Avanti! chamber ensemble and the Colin Currie percussion group performing music by Reich. Forthcoming appearances as conductor include those with the Tapiola Sinfonietta and Avanti! again and his debut with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra in the autumn this year. Tomas Djupsjöbacka and his wife, the violinist Matilda Kaul, are Artistic Directors of the Brinkhall Music Festival.

Programme

59. Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Richard Strauss (1864—1949):

Carillon from Clavier Pieces by François Couperin AV 107/TrV 245 (1923)

Thu
25.7.

Meta4

43. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Toshio Hosokawa (1955):

Landscape IV for string quintet (commissioned by Kuhmo Chamber Music 1993)

Mon
22.7.

43. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Magnus Lindberg (1958):

…de Tartuffe, je crois for string quartet and piano (commissioned by Kuhmo Chamber Music 1981)

Mon
22.7.

47. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Sinfonia Il Farnace, RV 711 (1727)

Tue
23.7.

47. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Vicente Martín y Soler (1754—1806):

Casanova's complaint, Overture from opera Il tutore burlato (1775)

Tue
23.7.

54. Tuupala Primary School 16.00

Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928—2016):

Die Liebenden (1959; arr. for vocalist and string quintet from the song cycle Die Liebenden by the composer; commissioned by Kuhmo Chamber Music 2001)

Wed
24.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 16 in F, Op. 135 (1826)

Wed
24.7.

57. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928—2016):

String Quintet ‘Unknown Heavens’ (commissioned by Kuhmo Chamber Music 1997)

Thu
25.7.

58. Tuupala Primary School 14.00

George Crumb (1929):

Black Angels for string quartet (1970)

Thu
25.7.

62. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

String Quartet in E flat, Op. 33/2 ‘Joke’ (1781)

Fri
26.7.

63. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Karol Szymanowski (1882—1937):

String Quartet No. 2, Op. 56 (1927)

Fri
26.7.

64. Kuhmo Church 16.30

Dmitry Shostakovich (1906—1975):

String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 (1960)

Fri
26.7.