Maria Krykov

Maria Krykov began her double bass studies at the East Helsinki Music Institute in 1999 under Lasse Lagercrantz. In 2006, she was accepted for the Sibelius Academy Youth Department, where she continued to be taught by Lagercrantz. In 2011 she went to study at Germany's Folkwang University of the Arts and since spring 2014 she has continued her studies at the Academy of Music Hanns Eisler under Matthew McDonald, principal double bass player with the Berlin Philharmonic. In the period 2012-2013, she played as a trainee with the Gürzenich Orchestra Cologne, and since 2016 she has been with the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Krykov has long been a member of the European Union Youth Orchestra and has worked as an assistant with Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. She reached the semi-finals in the ARD International Music Competition in 2016, won second prize in the International Sperger Double Bass Competition in 2016, and took first prize in the International Double Bass Competition in Ankara in 2015. Krykov has also played chamber music and been soloist with the Munich Chamber Orchestra, the Baden-Baden Philharmonic Orchestra and Orchestra Concerto Celestino.

Krykov is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

8. Kontio School 14.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Serenade No. 13 in G, K. 525 for strings "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" (1787)

Tue
11.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Giya Kancheli (1935):

Ex contrario for two violins, string orchestra, keyboard, electric bass and tape (2006)

Wed
12.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Andrey Pushkarev (1974):

Utyosov Fantasy for two violins and string orchestra

Wed
12.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Carl Nielsen (1865—1931):

Serenata in vano, Op. 68 for clarinet, bassoon, French horn, cello and double bass (1914)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

Ouverture from Il mondo della luna (1777)

Fri
14.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Overture from La Senna festeggiante, RV 693 (1726)

Sat
15.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Piano Quintet in A, D. 667 "Trout" (1819)

Sat
15.7.

33. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Sergey Prokofiev (1891—1953):

Quintet in G minor, Op. 39 for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola and double bass (1924)

Sun
16.7.

41. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683—1764):

Prologue and Orage from Platée (1745)

Tue
18.7.

52. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K. 546 for strings (1788)

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.