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Wolfgang Abendroth

Wolfgang Abendroth

Organ

Wolfgang Abendroth was born in Osnabruck, Germany, in 1978, and grew up in a musical family. He attended the Hochschule für Musik (University of Music) in Cologne, studying piano and organ, improvisation, orchestral conducting and song. Abendroth has won prizes in several international competitions and has performed widely around Europe and in South America. In 2002 he was appointed cantor and organist at the Johanneskirche, Düsseldorf's principal Protestant church. He also directs the choir there as well as the Düsseldorf Chamber Choir. He teaches at the Hochschule für Kirchenmusik in Herford and at Cologne's Hochschule für Musik. The City of Düsseldorf has officially recognised him for his contribution to musical life in the city.

Programme

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.

29. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Alessandro Marcello (1684—1750):

Concerto in D minor for oboe, strings and basso continuo (c1717)

Sat
18.7.

29. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

J. S. Bach (1685—1750):

Organ Concerto in D minor, BWV 596 (arrangement of concerto for two violins and cello, RV 565 by Vivaldi for solo organ) (1713-14)

Sat
18.7.

39. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Giulio Caccini (1545—1618):

Ave Maria (arr. for violin, organ and choir by Vladimir Vavilov 1970)

Sun
19.7.

43. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.00

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Fantasy in F minor, K. 608 for organ (1791)

Mon
20.7.

45. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Giovanni Paisiello (1740—1816):

Il capitano Cook in Othaiti (arr. Davide Pitis)

Tue
21.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

J. S. Bach (1685—1750):

Choral O Mensch, bewein deine Sünde gross, BWV 622

Wed
22.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

W. A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Ach Gott vom Himmel sieh' darein after Bach BWV 153

Wed
22.7.

67. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Sergey Rachmaninoff (1873—1943):

Mov. I from Symphonic Dance, Op. 45 (1940; arr. for organ)

Sat
25.7.

67. Kuhmo Church 16.15

Petr Eben (1929):

Dance of Jeptha's Daughter from Four Biblical Dances for organ

Sat
25.7.