Tami Pohjola

Tami Pohjola (born 1996) was the winner of the Kuopio Violin Competition in 2015. Prior to that, in 2013 she was chosen as one of the five best performers in the Anja Ignatius Competition and in 2009 won the international Young Musician Competition in Estonia. She also took second prize in the Jyväskylä Violin Competition in the division for younger players. Pohjola has performed as soloist with such orchestras as the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Tapiola Sinfonietta, Hyvinkää Orchestra, Pori Sinfonietta, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra and Kuopio Symphony Orchestra. She has played alongside many well-known musicians, such as Miriam Fried, Hagai Shaham, Krzysztof Chorzelski and Paul Biss. Pohjola is also second violinist with the Borea Quartet. Currently she is studying under Mi-kyung Lee at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich. She plays a Stradivarius on loan from the Sibelius Academy.

Pohjola is in the Young Chamber Musicians programme.

Programme

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.

35. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Pantomime, K. 446 (416d) (1783)

Sun
16.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Luigi Boccherini (1743—1805):

Fandango from Guitar Quintet in D, G. 448 "Fandango" (1799)

Tue
18.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

J.S. Bach (1685—1750):

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048 (1721, 2nd movement by Jukka Tiensuu)

Thu
20.7.

58. Kontio School 14.15

Johann Strauss II (1825—1899):

Rosen aus dem Süden, Op. 388 (1880, arr. for string quartet, harmonium and piano by Arnold Schönberg, 1921)

Fri
21.7.

63. Kontio School 15.15

Felix Mendelssohn (1809—1847):

Largo and Allegro in D minor, MWV O 1 for piano and strings (1820) (age 11)

Sat
22.7.

64. Kontio School 17.15

George Enescu (1881—1955):

Le Ménétrier from Suite Impressions d'enfance, Op. 28 for solo violin (1940)

Sat
22.7.

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.