Senja Rummukainen

Senja Rummukainen (born 1994) won first prize in the Turku Cello Competition in 2014, and in summer 2015 reached the finals in the Guilhermina Suggia Prize Cello Competition in Portugal. She regularly appears at Finnish music festivals, and has played as soloist with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Turku Philharmonic Orchestra, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Kuopio Symphony Orchestra and the Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen. Rummukainen studied the cello with Professor Marko Ylönen and Professor Young-Chang Cho and is a student this academic year (2016–2017) at the Norwegian Academy of Music under Truls Mørk. She has also had additional tuition from the likes of David Geringas, Jens Peter Maintz and Wolfgang Boettcher. Rummukainen plays with the Borea Quartet and has held the post of assistant with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Currently she as the use of a Stefano Scarampella cello from 1897.

Rummukainen 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.

19. Kontio School 16.15

Jacques Offenbach (1819—1880):

Les Larmes de Jacqueline, Op. 76/2 for cello and string orchestra (by 1839)

Thu
13.7.

43. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Der Doppelgänger, D. 957/13 from Schwanengesang (1828)

Tue
18.7.

51. Kuhmo Church 21.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 (1901-02)

Wed
19.7.

Borea Quartet

5. Kontio School 18.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18/4 (1799)

Mon
10.7.

8. Kontio School 14.15

Hugo Wolf (1860—1903):

Italian Serenade in G for string quartet (1887)

Tue
11.7.

18. Kontio School 14.15

Jean Sibelius (1865—1957):

String Quartet in D minor, Op. 56 "Voces intimae" (1909)

Thu
13.7.

19. Kontio School 16.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 1 in F, Op. 18/1 (1798-1800)

Thu
13.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

String Quintet in C, K. 515 (1787)

Thu
20.7.

56. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 16 in F, Op. 135 (1826)

Fri
21.7.