Beata Antikainen

Beata Antikainen (born in 1993) was a finalist in the Turku Cello Competition in 2014. She has appeared at several Finnish music festivals and played as soloist with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Baden-Baden Philharmonic, the Turku Philharmonic and the Helsinki Ensemble. Presently she studies with Professor Claudio Bohórquez at the Academy of Music Hanns Eisler in Berlin. Her previous teachers include Marko Ylönen and Hannu Kiiski at the Sibelius Academy. Antikainen has participated in masterclasses given by Jens Peter Maintz, Frans Helmerson, Arto Noras, Wolfgang Boettcher, Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt and Reinhard Latsko. She was a member of the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra in 2010 and 2013. She also works regularly with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Helsinki Philharmonic and Avanti!. Antikainen plays a Pierre & Hippolyte Silvestre cello.

Antikainen is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

Kaukametsä 14.00

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (1749)

Sun
9.7.

Kaukametsä 14.00

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Suite for orchestra after J. S. Bach (1910)

Sun
9.7.

1. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.45

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Suite for orchestra after J. S. Bach (1910)

Sun
9.7.

1. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.45

George Gershwin (1898—1937):

Lullaby for string quartet (1919-20)

Sun
9.7.

2. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (1749)

Mon
10.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Giya Kancheli (1935):

Ex contrario for two violins, string orchestra, keyboard, electric bass and tape (2006)

Wed
12.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Andrey Pushkarev (1974):

Utyosov Fantasy for two violins and string orchestra

Wed
12.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Edward Elgar (1857—1934):

Serenade, Op. 20 for strings (1888-1892)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Ouverture from Il mondo della luna (1777)

Fri
14.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Overture from La Senna festeggiante, RV 693 (1726)

Sat
15.7.

43. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Der Doppelgänger, D. 957/13 from Schwanengesang (1828)

Tue
18.7.

51. Kuhmo Church 21.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 (1901-02)

Wed
19.7.

58. Kontio School 14.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Rosen aus dem Süden, Op. 388 (1880, arr. for string quartet, harmonium and piano by Arnold Schönberg, 1921)

Fri
21.7.