Shigeko Hata

Shigeko Hata commenced her studies in Japan and won first prize in the French Vocal Music Competition in Osaka in 1998. Three years later she continued studying at the Paris Conservatoire under Peggy Bouveret, graduating with distinction in 2005. She has attended several masterclasses, where her teachers have included Nathalie Stutzmann, Margreet Hönig, Hartmut Höll and Teresa Berganza. Hata won the Nadia and Lili Boulanger prize together with pianist Karolos Zouganelis and the Toulouse International Singing Competition with Michael Guido at the piano. Her achievements in recent years include a recording with the Magnifica Brass Quintet, the first performance in Japan of Heinz Holliger's Six Orchestral Songs, and the opera Imademo by Czech composer Ondřej Adámek in Marseilles. She has also has sung the title role in Madama Butterfly at the opera house at Saint-Étienne and the role of Pamina in a concert version of the Magic Flute in Paris.

Programme

3. Kontio School 14.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Hymne an den Unendlichen, D. 232 for mixed voices and piano (1815)

Mon
10.7.

3. Kontio School 14.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

An die Sonne, D. 439 for mixed voices and piano (1816)

Mon
10.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Notturno No. 1, K. 439 "Due pupille amabili" for two sopranos, bass and and three basset horns (1783)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Notturno No. 2, K. 438 "Se lontan, ben mio, tu sei" for two sopranos, bass, two clarinets and basset horn (1783)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Notturno No. 3, K. 436 "Ecco quel fiero istante" for two sopranos, bass and three basset horns (1783)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Notturno No. 4, K. 437 "Mi lagnerò tacendo" for two sopranos, bass, two clarinets and basset horn (1783)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Notturno No. 5, K. 346 "Luci care, luci belle" for two sopranos, bass and three basset horns (1783)

Fri
14.7.

26. Kontio School 20.30

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Notturno No. 6, K. 549 "Più non si trovano" for two sopranos, bass and three basset horns (1788)

Fri
14.7.

30. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

Auf dem Strom, D. 943 for soprano, French horn and piano (1828)

Sat
15.7.

50. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Gabriel Fauré (1845—1924):

Requiem, Op. 48 (1887-1890)

Wed
19.7.