Vanessa Szigeti

Born into a family of musicians, Vanessa Szigeti began studying the violin with her father, Florin Szigeti, a member of the Enesco Quartet. She continued her studies with Constantin Bogdanas and Larissa Kolos and at the Paris Conservatoire under Olivier Charlier. Other teachers have included Jean-Jacques Kantorow and Svetlin Roussev as well as Pavel Vernikov at the Vienna Conservatory. Szigeti has taken part in masterclasses led by Ana Chumachenko, Mauricio Fuks, Ida Haendel, Boris Kuschnir, Paul Rosenthal, Hagai Shaham, and David Takeno. She was taught chamber music by Vladimir Mendelssohn, Peter Csaba and Hatto Beyerle. Szigeti has won prizes in several competitions and has appeared at the Musikverein in Vienna, London's Wigmore Hall, Madrid's Auditorio Nacional and at numerous festivals. She has performed a good deal of modern music and teaches in masterclasses in many countries in Europe.

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.

2. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (1749)

Mon
10.7.

7. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Ottorino Respighi (1879—1936):

Il tramonto, P 101 for voice and string quartet (1914)

Tue
11.7.

16. Kuhmo Arts Centre 20.15

Sergey Prokofiev (1891—1953):

Overture on Hebrew Theme in C minor, Op. 34 for clarinet and piano quintet (1919)

Wed
12.7.

33. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Hanns Eisler (1898—1962):

Septet No. 2 for flute, clarinet, bassoon, two violins, viola and cello "Circus" (1947)

Sun
16.7.

46. Kuhmo Church 11.00

J.S. Bach (1685—1750):

Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 for flute, strings and basso continuo (1738-9)

Wed
19.7.

48. Kuhmo Arts Centre 14.15

Robert Schumann (1810—1856):

Piano Quintet in E flat, Op. 44 (1841)

Wed
19.7.

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.

62. Kuhmo Arts Centre 12.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Church Sonata No. 1 in E flat, K. 67 (1771-72)

Sat
22.7.

62. Kuhmo Arts Centre 12.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Church Sonata No. 2 in B flat, K. 68 (1771-72)

Sat
22.7.

62. Kuhmo Arts Centre 12.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Church Sonata No. 3 in D, K. 69 (1771-72)

Sat
22.7.

62. Kuhmo Arts Centre 12.15

W.A. Mozart (1756—1791):

Galimathias musicum (Quodlibet) in D, K. 32 (1766)

Sat
22.7.

65. Kuhmo Arts Centre 19.15

Georg Friedrich Handel (1685—1759):

Messiah, HWV 56 for rap artist, jazzband, chamber choir and orchestra (1741)

Sat
22.7.