Diana Ketler

Pianist Diana Ketler has appeared as soloist and chamber musician at such venues as London's Wigmore Hall, Vienna's Musikverein, New York's Carnegie Hall, Tokyo's Suntory Hall, the Prinzregenten Theatre in Munich and Teatro La Fenice in Venice, as well as at several festivals, including Lucerne, Vienna, Gstaad, Spoleto and the Rhein. Ketler is Artistic Director of the SoNoRo Festival in Romania and Italy and the Chiemgauer Musikfrühling festival in Bavaria. She is also one of the founder members of Ensemble Raro, thought to be one of the most interesting chamber groups in Europe. The ensemble has released several well received discs. Diana Ketler has been Professor of Piano at the Royal Academy of Music in London since 2003.

Programme

1. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.45

Leonard Bernstein (1918—1990):

West Side Story (arr. for two pianos by John Musto)

Sun
9.7.

4. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Igor Stravinsky (1882—1971):

Le Sacre du Printemps (the Rite of Spring) for piano four hands

Mon
10.7.

Salakamari 10.00

Introduction in English

Tue
11.7.

9. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Frédéric Chopin (1810—1849):

Nocturne in B flat minor, Op. 9/1 (1830-32)

Tue
11.7.

9. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Frédéric Chopin (1810—1849):

Nocturne in F sharp major, Op. 15/2 (1830-32)

Tue
11.7.

10. Kontio School 18.15

Marta Ptaszyńska (1943):

Moon Flowers for cello and piano (1986)

Tue
11.7.

20. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Edward Elgar (1857—1934):

Salut d'amour, Op. 12 for violin and piano (1888)

Thu
13.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

Sirènes (transcription for two pianos by Maurice Ravel, 1909)

Fri
14.7.