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Vladimir Mendelssohn

Vladimir Mendelssohn

Viola

Vladimir Mendelssohn was born into a musical family in Romania and studied viola and composition in Bucharest. He is very much in demand as a player of chamber music and regularly performs at numerous music festivals with the world's top musicians. He has also given solo concerts and made many recordings for different record labels. Mendelssohn is a prolific composer, having written works for solo instruments, mixed choir and symphony and chamber orchestra. He has also written music for the ballet, stage and screen. He was professor of chamber music at the Paris Conservatoire until the year 2015. Mendelssohn still gives masterclasses around the world. Since the early 1980s he has regularly appeared at the Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival and has been its Artistic Director since autumn 2005.

Programme

1. Kuhmo Church 14.30

Antonio Salieri (1750—1825):

Overture from Prima la musica e poi le parole (1786)

Sun
11.7.

7. Kuhmo Church 21.30

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 (1861)

Mon
12.7.

11. Kuhmo Church 21.30

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Piano Quintet in A, D. 667 'Trout' (1819)

Tue
13.7.

16. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Robert Schumann (1810—1856):

Piano Quintet in E flat, Op. 44 (1842)

Thu
15.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

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

Sat
17.7.

31. Kuhmo Church 21.00

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 (1901-02)

Sun
18.7.

34. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

Ernest Pingoud (1887—1942):

Dialog der Strassenlaternen mit der Morgenröte from La face d'une grand ville (1936-37; arr. for chamber ensemble)

Mon
19.7.

35. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Leonard Bernstein (1918—1990):

Tonight from West Side Story (1957; arr. Robert Longfield)

Mon
19.7.

35. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Terry Riley (1935):

In C (1964)

Mon
19.7.

37. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.00

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

String Sextet No. 2 in G, Op. 36 (1864-65)

Tue
20.7.