Daichi Nakamura

Daichi Nakamura began his violin studies when he was three years old with Eisuke Shinozaki. Since the age of eight he has taken part in competitions, winning several international awards: fifth place in the Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians, third prize in the Aram Khachaturian International Competition, third prize and special prize in the Johannes Brahms Competition and special prize in the Fritz Kreisler Competition. Nakamura also came first in the International Nedyalka Simeonova Competition and second (no first prize) in the International Vasco Abadjiev Competition, both in Bulgaria. After the Simeonova Competition he played Beethoven's Violin Concerto with the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Nakamura has also played in the St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, Klagenfurt Symphony Orchestra, SFK Euro Symphony Orchestra, Filharmonia Zielonogórska, Nagoya Philharmonic and Kyushu Symphony Orchestra.

Nakamura 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.

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.

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.

32. Kontio School 14.00

Josef Strauss (1827—1870):

Die Libelle, Op. 204 (1866, arr. Vladimir Mendelssohn)

Sun
16.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Julian Milone (1958):

Fantasy on Bizet's Carmen for four violins and double bass

Tue
18.7.

45. Kontio School 21.15

Jean Sibelius (1865—1957):

Nocturne, Op. 51/3 from Belshazzar's Feast for violin and piano

Tue
18.7.

60. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Giacomo Puccini (1858—1942):

Crisantemi for string quartet (1890)

Fri
21.7.

64. Kontio School 17.15

Charles Ives (1874—1954):

The Unanswered Question for winds and string orchestra from two Contemplations (1935)

Sat
22.7.

65. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.15

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Messiah, HWV 56 for rap artist, jazzband, chamber choir and orchestra (1741)

Sat
22.7.