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Tuija-Maija Nurminen

Tuija-Maija Nurminen

Percussion

Tuija-Maija Nurminen began her musical studies at the Sibelius Academy in 1989 and then went on to study performance and composition, with percussion as her main subject. Her teachers were Lassi Erkkilä and Tim Ferchen. She gained her master's degree in 2003. She has also studied baroque tympani under Nick Woud, percussionist with Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Nurminen works as a freelance musician with many Finnish orchestras. She is a familiar face with members of the Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Avanti!, the Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, the Finnish National Opera orchestra, the Tapiola Sinfonietta, the Finnish Baroque Orchestra, the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra, the Oulu Symphony Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra of Lapland and numerous other regional orchestras.

Programme

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840—1893):

Suite No. 4, Op. 61 "Mozartiana" (1887)

Wed
15.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.00

Dmitry Shostakovich (1906—1975):

March of the Soviet Militia, Op. 139 (1970)

Thu
16.7.

22. Tuupala Primary School 16.45

Vic and the song forest

Thu
16.7.

23. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Michael Nyman (1944):

Memorial from The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989)

Thu
16.7.

25. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Tik-Tak Polka, Op. 365 for flute, glockenspiel, positive organ, toy piano and strings

Fri
17.7.

25. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Amilcare Ponchielli (1834—1886):

Dance of the Hours

Fri
17.7.

26. Tuupala Primary School 14.30

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Mariel for cello and marimba (1999)

Fri
17.7.

28. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.00

Jean Sibelius (1865—1957):

Scene with Cranes of the Play Death by Arvid Järnefelt, Op. 44/2

Fri
17.7.

31. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

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

Sat
18.7.

34. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Piano Trio No. 2 in E flat, D. 929 (1827; orchestrated by George Enescu 1916)

Sat
18.7.

36. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.30

Peter Maxwell Davies (1934):

Eight Songs for a Mad King (1968)

Sun
19.7.

38. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.00

R. Murray Schafer (1933):

The Death of the Buddha for mixed chorus, gongs and bell tree (1989)

Sun
19.7.

46. Tuupala Primary School 14.15

Tomi Räisänen (1976):

Balloon Work for guitar and four balloon players (2011)

Tue
21.7.

49. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Benjamin Britten (1913—1976):

The Little Sweep, Op. 45 (1949)

Tue
21.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Demos gracias al Señor from La Pasión según San Marcos (2000)

Wed
22.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

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

Wed
22.7.

56. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

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

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

John Cage (1912—1992):

Amores for prepared piano and percussion (1943)

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Jean Sibelius (1865—1957):

Pelléas et Mélisande, Suite, Op. 46 (1905)

Thu
23.7.

59. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Sergey Prokofiev (1891—1953):

March from the opera the Love for the Three Oranges, Op. 33 (1919)

Thu
23.7.

63. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Béla Bartók (1881—1945):

Sonata for two pianos and percussion, BB 115 (1937)

Fri
24.7.

63. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Märchen aus dem Orient, Op. 444 for piano (1892)

Fri
24.7.

63. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

Pour la danseuse aux crotales from Six épigraphes antiques (1914)

Fri
24.7.

69. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

George Gershwin (1898—1937):

Variations "I Got Rhythm" for piano and chamber orchestra (1933-34; arr. by Iain Farrington)

Sat
25.7.