Kerttu Aalto-Setälä

Kerttu Aalto-Setälä was born in 1992 and started playing the flute aged seven at the Juvenalia Music Institute in Espoo under Hellevi Lassfolk. She continued her studies from 2009 to 2013 at the Sibelius Academy as a pupil of Petri Alanko, first in the Youth Department and later on a degree programme in music. In autumn 2013 she also started studying at the City of Basel Music Academy under Professor Felix Renggli, and in spring 2016 she graduated from both colleges. In autumn 2016 she started studying for a master's with Professor Andrea Lieberknecht at the University for Music and Performing Arts in Munich. Kerttu Aalto-Setälä has gained orchestral experience both at home and abroad and experience of competitions (she entered for the ARD International Music Competition in Munich). She has also taken part in several masterclasses and played at festivals all over Europe. She has received support from the Wihuri Foundation, the Finnish Cultural Foundation and Pro Musica.

Aalto-Setälä is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

1. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.45

Charles Griffes (1884—1920):

Three Tone-Pictures, Op. 5

Sun
9.7.

10. Kontio School 18.15

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Lullaby and Doina for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello and double bass (2001)

Tue
11.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Franz Lehár (1870—1948):

Eva-Walzer (1911, arr. for salon orchestra by R. Etlinger)

Thu
13.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Franz Lehár (1870—1948):

Ballsirenen Walzes from The Merry Widow for salon orchestra

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.

26. Kontio School 20.30

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Nocturni No. 8, Hob. II:27 "The King of Naples" (1788-90)

Fri
14.7.

33. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Hanns Eisler (1898—1962):

Septet No. 2 for flute, clarinet, bassoon, two violins, viola and cello "Circus" (1947)

Sun
16.7.