Edward Arron

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, cellist Edward Arron made his debut in New York in 2000 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Since then he has given recitals, played as soloist with orchestra, and performed chamber music all over North America, Europe and Asia. Arron was the artistic director of the Metropolitan Museum Artists in Concert chamber music series for 10 years. Currently he is the artistic director of several concert series around the USA and curates his own series, ‘Edward Arron and Friends', at the Caramoor International Music Festival. Arron has performed a number of times at New York's Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. He began playing the cello aged seven, continued his studies under Peter Wiley in New York, and graduated from the Juilliard School, where he had been taught by Harvey Shapiro. Arron has himself taught since 2009 at New York University.


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Programme

7. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ottorino Respighi (1879—1936):

Il tramonto, P 101 for voice and string quartet (1914)

Tue
11.7.

8. Kontio School 14.15

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Concerto in G minor RV 439 for flute, strings and continuo "La Notte"

Tue
11.7.

20. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

César Franck (1822—1890):

Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 7 (1879)

Thu
13.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Lucifer Polka, Op. 266 (1862, arr. Vladimir Mendelssohn)

Thu
13.7.

23. Kontio School 14.15

Silvia Colasanti (1975):

To Muddy Death - Ophelia for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano

Fri
14.7.

36. Kontio School 21.15

Arnold Schönberg (1874—1951):

Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21 for speaker, flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello and piano (1912)

Sun
16.7.

48. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.15

Robert Schumann (1810—1856):

Piano Quintet in E flat, Op. 44 (1841)

Wed
19.7.

67. Vuokatinhovi Restaurant 18.00

Astor Piazzolla (1921—1992):

Five Tango Sensations (1989)

Wed
19.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Bohuslav Martinů (1890—1959):

Fantasy for Theremin, oboe, piano and string quartet (1944)

Thu
20.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Astor Piazzolla (1921—1992):

Five Tango Sensations (1989)

Thu
20.7.

57. Lentiira Church 14.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Wo die Citronen blüh'n, Op. 364 (1874, arr. Vladimir Mendelssohn)

Fri
21.7.