Răzvan Popovici

Born into a musical family, violist Razvan Popovici is founder and Artistic Director of the Chiemgauer Musikfrühlinging Festival in Germany and the SoNoRo Festival in Bucharest, Romania, the city he hails from. But he also tours the world as a member of Ensemble Raro. A solo player and chamber musician, he has appeared in many prestigious concert halls, including the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, London's Wigmore Hall, the Musashino Hall in Tokyo, the Konzerthaus and Musikverein in Vienna and Carnegie Hall in New York. His partners in music include Natalia Gutman, Konstantin Lifschitz, Alexander Lonquich, Radovan Vlatkovic, Daishin Kashimoto, Gilles Apap and Juliane Banse, with whom he has played, for example, at the Lucerne Festival, the Wiener Festwochen, and the music festivals in Rheingau and Spoleto.


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Programme

Salakamari 10.00

Introduction in English

Tue
11.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Banditen-Galopp, Op. 378 (arr. Vladimir Mendelssohn)

Thu
13.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Franz Lehár (1870—1948):

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

Thu
13.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Franz Lehár (1870—1948):

Ballsirenen Walzes from The Merry Widow for salon orchestra

Thu
13.7.

21. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Lucifer Polka, Op. 266 (1862, arr. Vladimir Mendelssohn)

Thu
13.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Serenade in D, Op. 8 for string trio (1796-97)

Fri
14.7.

29. Kontio School 17.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Septet in E flat, Op. 20 (1799)

Sat
15.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

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

Sat
15.7.

34. Kontio School 17.15

Mikhail Glinka (1804—1857):

Divertimento brillante in A flat on Themes from Bellini's Opera "La Sonnambula" (1832)

Sun
16.7.