Tomas Djupsjöbacka

Tomas Djupsjöbacka's background is in chamber music, and he has become known as a founder member of the Meta4 String Quartet and the only permanent Finnish member of the European Chamber Orchestra. In recent years he has also collaborated with artists in other fields at the Helsinki Festival, working with the multimedia artist Marita Liulia and involved in Helsinki's Cirko Festival. Djupsjöbacka is now finishing his conducting studies at the Sibelius Academy. He has conducted the Helsinki Philharmonic, the Turku Philharmonic and the Central Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra. At the Helsinki Festival in 2015 he conducted the Avanti! chamber ensemble and the Colin Currie percussion group performing music by Reich. Forthcoming appearances as conductor include those with the Tapiola Sinfonietta and Avanti! again and his debut with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra in the autumn this year. Tomas Djupsjöbacka and his wife, the violinist Matilda Kaul, are Artistic Directors of the Brinkhall Music Festival.

Programme

50. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Ferruccio Busoni (1866—1924):

Berceuse élégiaque, Op. 42 (1909, arr. for flute, clarinet, string quintet, piano and harmonium by Erwin Stein, 1920)

Wed
19.7.

Meta4

37. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131 (1825-26)

Mon
17.7.

39. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

String Quartet No. 53 in D, Op. 64/5 "Lark" (1790)

Mon
17.7.

40. Kontio School 21.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 5 in A, Op. 18/5 (1798-1800)

Mon
17.7.

41. Kuhmo Arts Centre 11.00

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683—1764):

Prologue and Orage from Platée (1745)

Tue
18.7.

43. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Serioso" (1810-11)

Tue
18.7.

45. Kontio School 21.15

Juha T. Koskinen (1972):

Soleil noir - five Miniatures for string quartet (1997-99/2006)

Tue
18.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Jaakko Kuusisto (1974):

Scherzo with Haydn (2008)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Juha T. Koskinen (1972):

Dark Paths of Wisdom (A Variation to Haydn's quartet opus 103) (2008)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Jukka Tiensuu (1948):

Doch - Eine kleine Apotheose von Papa Haydn (2008)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

String Quartet, Op. 103 (unfinished), mov. I (1803)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Adam Vilagi (1977):

Hommage à Haydn (2008)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Joseph Haydn (1732—1809):

String Quartet, Op. 103 (unfinished), mov. II (1803)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Ralf Gothoni (1946):

Papa Haydn - Einsam aber Frei (2008)

Thu
20.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

Olli Mustonen (1967):

Inventio on a Theme by Haydn (2008)

Thu
20.7.

56. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Franz Schubert (1797—1828):

String Quartet No. 15 in G, D. 887 (1826)

Fri
21.7.

60. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

String Quintet in C minor, K. 406 (516b) (1788)

Fri
21.7.