Pierre Frapier

French-born Pierre Frapier graduated from London's Royal College of Music under Professor Itzhak Rashkovsky. Before that he had studied in France with Constantin and Rodika Bogdanas and in Belgium with Marc Danel. Frapier has performed as soloist with the London City Orchestra, the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia and the Moscovia Chamber Orchestra. He has also played solo at the Montpellier Opera and the Nancy Theatre in France, at the Braluz Theatre in Italy, at the Moscow Conservatory, at the Israeli Opera in Tel Aviv and in many of the main concert halls in the UK. Frapier is a Concordia Foundation artist and he took third place and prize for best performance of a sonata in the 11th International Aram Khachaturian Violin Competition. He plays a rare violin built by the Voller Brothers of London in 1894.

Frapier 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.

1. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.45

Georg Hamilton Green (1893—1970):

Charleston Capers (arr. for solo xylophone and string quartet by Bob Becker)

Sun
9.7.

2. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (1749)

Mon
10.7.

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

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.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Julian Milone (1958):

Fantasy on Bizet's Carmen for four violins and double bass

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.

57. Lentiira Church 14.15

Antonín Dvořák (1841—1904):

Cypresses, B 152 for string quartet (1929)

Fri
21.7.

60. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Stefan Heucke (1959):

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

Fri
21.7.