Kuhmon Kamarimusiikki sivun taustakuva
Tuomas Lehto

Tuomas Lehto

Cello

Tuomas Lehto is a busy musician, playing solo parts and chamber music all over the world, as well as at many festivals. He is principle cellist with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, cellist with the New Helsinki Quartet, a member of the Total Cello Ensemble, and the Artistic Director of the KuruFest festival. He began cello lessons at the age of three under Anja Maja. In 2000 he went on to study at the Sibelius Academy, first with Hannu Kiiski and later with Marko Ylönen and Jan-Erik Gustafsson. Lehto has made radio recordings for Finnish radio and recorded widely as a soloist and a member of various ensembles. He has given first performances of several works, including Ville Matveyev's cello concerto. He also achieved success in the Turku Cello Competition in 2006.


Artist's own website

Programme

15. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Arnold Schönberg (1874—1951):

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

Wed
14.7.

17. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Adagio and Fugue No. 2 in G minor, K. 404a from Well-Tempered Clavier II, BWV 883 by J. S. Bach

Thu
15.7.

23. Kuhmo Church 21.15

Olivier Messiaen (1908—1992):

Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time) for clarinet, violin, cello and piano (1940-41)

Fri
16.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quintet in C, Op. 29 'Storm' (1801)

Sat
17.7.

25. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Georges Onslow (1784—1853):

String Quintet No. 15 in C minor, Op. 38 'The Bullet' (1830)

Sat
17.7.

28. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Aria Gelosia, tu già rendi l'alma mia from opera Ottone in villa, RV 729

Sun
18.7.

29. Kuhmo Church 15.00

Antonio Salieri (1750—1825):

Concertino da Camera in G (1777)

Sun
18.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Charles Ives (1874—1954):

The Unanswered Question for winds and strings from Two Contemplations (1935)

Sun
18.7.

31. Kuhmo Church 21.00

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 (1901-02)

Sun
18.7.

42. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Piano Trio in D, Op. 70/1 'Ghost' (1808)

Wed
21.7.

44. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Felix Mendelssohn (1809—1847):

String Octet in E flat, Op. 20 (1825)

Thu
22.7.

50. Kuhmo Church 18.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Variations on theme 'Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu' in G, Op. 121a for piano trio (?1803)

Fri
23.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.30

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 (1824; arr. for vocal quartet and chamber ensemble, Kuhmo premier)

Sat
24.7.