James Wilson

James Wilson is known worldwide as a player of both the modern and baroque cello and as a conductor. He has performed at Carnegie Hall in New York, Vienna's Musikverein, the Sydney Opera House, the Cologne Philharmonic Hall, the Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, and the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris. An acclaimed chamber musician, he has been a guest at several festivals, including the Hong Kong Arts event, the City of London Festival, New York's Mostly Mozart event, the Deutches Mozartfest in Bavaria and the Aspen Music Festival in Colorado, U.S.A. James Wilson plays regularly with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, with which he is guest principal cellist with. Wilson is Artistic Director of the Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia. He teaches cello and chamber music at Columbia University in New York.

Programme

Kaukametsä 14.00

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Water Music: Suite in G, HWV 350 (1717)

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):

Water Music: Suite in G, HWV 350 (1717)

Mon
10.7.

19. Kontio School 16.15

Jacques Offenbach (1819—1880):

Les Larmes de Jacqueline, Op. 76/2 for cello and string orchestra (by 1839)

Thu
13.7.

23. Kontio School 14.15

Claudio Monteverdi (1567—1643):

Lamento d'Arianna, SV 22 for soprano and continuo (1623)

Fri
14.7.

23. Kontio School 14.15

Barbara Strozzi (1619—1677):

Lamento: Lagrime mie from Diporti di Euterpe, Op. 7 (1659)

Fri
14.7.

35. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Pantomime, K. 446 (416d) (1783)

Sun
16.7.

46. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Violin Concerto, Op. 8/1-4 "Four Seasons" (1725)

Wed
19.7.

50. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Ferruccio Busoni (1866—1924):

Berceuse élégiaque, Op. 42 (1909, arr. for flute, clarinet, string quintet, piano and harmonium by Erwin Stein, 1920)

Wed
19.7.

54. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Adagio and Rondo, K. 617 for flute, oboe, viola, cello and glass harmonica

Thu
20.7.

62. Kuhmo Arts Centre 12.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Galimathias musicum (Quodlibet) in D, K. 32 (1766)

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.