Kyeong Ham

Kyeong Ham, who is from Seoul, studied as a pupil of Nicholas Daniel in Trossingen and with Dominik Wollenweber at Berlin's Academy of Music Hanns Eisler. At the Karajan Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic he was taught by Jonathan Kelly. Ham has seen success in many international competitions, including the Richard Lauschmann International Oboe Competition in Mannheim in 2009, the Tchaikovsky Conservatory International Winds and Percussion Competition in Moscow in 2010, the International Oboe and Bassoon Competition in Lódz, Poland in 2011, and the Muri oboe competition in Switzerland, in which he also received the audience prize and the Heinz Holliger special prize. Kyeong Ham has been principal cor anglais with the Konzerthaus Berlin and principal oboe with the Staatsoper Hannover. In August 2016 he joined Amsterdam's Concertgebouw Orchestra. Chamber music is close to Kyeong Ham's heart, and the Veits Quintet he founded came second in the Carl Nielsen International Chamber Music Competition in Copenhagen in 2015.

Programme

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Franz Lehár (1870—1948):

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

Thu
13.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Gioacchino Rossini (1792—1868):

Serenata in E flat (1823)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Ouverture from Il mondo della luna (1777)

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.

28. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Das Lied von der Erde (1908-09, arr. for chamber orchestra by A. Schönberg)

Sat
15.7.

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.

60. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Stefan Heucke (1959):

Auch das Schöne muss sterben, Op. 15 for 23 solo instruments (1991)

Fri
21.7.

62. Kuhmo Arts Centre 12.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

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

Sat
22.7.

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.