Marko Hilpo

Marko Hilpo is one of Finland's most versatile pianists. He studied at the Sibelius Academy under Hamsa Al-Wadi Juris and Ilmo Ranta, and at the Queen Sofia College of Music in Madrid, where his teachers were Claudio Martinez Mehner and Dmitri Bashkirov. He has been successful in international competitions and has appeared around the world giving solo recitals, accompanying Lied singers and playing chamber music. He has also performed as soloist with several Finnish orchestras and at international music festivals.
Marko Hilpo works at the Sibelius Academy, the Theatre Academy Helsinki and the Helsinki Theatre, where he performs and conducts.

Programme

4. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Igor Stravinsky (1882—1971):

Le Sacre du Printemps (the Rite of Spring) for piano four hands

Mon
10.7.

4. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Roots

Mon
10.7.

7. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Claude Debussy (1862—1918):

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (1891-94; arr. A. Schönberg)

Tue
11.7.

11. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Darius Milhaud (1892—1974):

Cinéma-fantaisie, Op. 58b for violin and piano "Le bœuf sur le toit" (1919)

Tue
11.7.

Kontio School 12.30

Ernest Bloch (1880—1959):

Suite Hébraique for viola and piano (1951)

Fri
14.7.

34. Kontio School 17.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K. 384, Fantasy (1782, arr. for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and piano)

Sun
16.7.

38. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Vanessa Lann (1968):

Springs Eternal for violin and piano (2007)

Mon
17.7.

39. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Peter Maxwell Davies (1934):

Eight Songs for a Mad King (1968)

Mon
17.7.

Kontio School 22.45

Dmitry Shostakovich (1906—1975):

Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77, mov. I (1947-48)

Wed
19.7.