Önder Baloglu

Born in Turkey in 1988, Önder Baloglu began his violin studies with Professor Ferhang Huseynov, continuing with Nana Jashvili, Pieter Daniel and Andreas Reiner at the Folkwang University of Arts in Essen, Germany. He has appeared as soloist with many orchestras and worked alongside Vadim Guzman, Gordan Nikolić, Ivry Gitlis and Patricia Kopatchinskaya. While still studying, he was asked to appear as concertmaster with the Duisburg Philharmonic Orchestra and the Deutsche Oper am Rhein. He has been the leader of the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra, based in Ankara, the Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn, and his own Les Essences orchestra. Baloglu has appeared with his own chamber music ensembles Duo Bal-Kan, Quart.essence and Ensemble turquoise in different parts of Europe and Turkey. Since 2015, he has been Artistic Director of the chamber music festival he established at the Katakomben Theatre in Essen. He teaches at the Folkwang University of Arts and plays an Antonio Gragnani violin from 1779.

Baloglu is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

Kaukametsä 14.00

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (1749)

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):

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (1749)

Mon
10.7.

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.

35. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.15

Alfred Schnittke (1934—1998):

Moz-Art à la Haydn for two violins (1976; after Mozart's K. 416)

Sun
16.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Joaquín Rodrigo (1901—1990):

Sonata Pimpante for violin and piano (1966)

Tue
18.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Manuel de Falla (1876—1946):

Danza Ritual del Fuego (Ritual Fire Dance) from El Amor brujo

Tue
18.7.

60. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Stefan Heucke (1959):

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

Fri
21.7.