Kauden juliste

Laura Mikkola,
international
pianist and
artistic
director of
Iitti Music
Festival


Photo: Heikki Tuuli.

PROGRAMME 2018

 

Sun June 10

2 pm

 

Concert in Nastola Church, Lahti

L. van Beethoven (1770–1827), F. Mendelssohn ((1809–1847), text by Ingmar Bergman (1918–2007)

Enesco Quartet; Laura Mikkola, piano; Hannu-Pekka Björkman, speaker

Adults €20  / two children under 16 years €20

 

 

Wed June 13

7 pm

 

M. A. Numminen & Pedro Hietanen

Concert at the Verla Mill Museum

Tickets include a tour of the Verla Mill, a UNESCO World Heritage site, in summer 2018.

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Thu June 14

7 pm

Opening Concert, Iitti Church

 

C. Debussy (1862–1918):

Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

 

B. Bartók (1881–1945):

Contrasts, for violin, clarinet and piano

 

H. Goebbels (1952–):

Composition commissioned by the Iitti Music Festival, première

 

F. Mendelssohn (1809–1847):

Octet in E flat major, Op. 20

 

Enesco Quartet: Constantin Bogdanas and Florin Szigeti, violin, Vladimir Mendelssohn, viola, Dorel Fodoreanu, cello.

Kamus Quartet: Terhi Paldanius and Jukka Untamala, violin, Jussi Tuhkanen, viola, Petja Kainulainen, cello.

Constantin Bogdanas, violin; Satu Garam, flute; Veera Pesu, oboe; Eero Lehtimäki, clarinet; Risto-Matti Marin, piano; Laura Mikkola, piano

38 / 23

 

 

 

Fri June 15

12.30 pm

Talk (in Finnish) by Professor Eero Tarasti on Richard Wagner

at the “Kesäkahvila” Summer Café

 

Free

 

 

 

Fri June 15

2 pm

 

Afternoon Concert, Iitti Church

 

L. van Beethoven (1770–1827):

Seven variations in Eflat Major on the theme “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen” from Mozart’s The Magic Flute, WoO 46

 

R. Wagner (18131883) / E. Schelling (1876–1939):

Tristan and Isolde Ouverture for piano


G. Pugnani (1731–1798) / F. Kreisler (1875–1962):

Prelude and Allegro


R. Wagner (1813–1883) / F. Liszt (1811–1886):

Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde, for piano

 

W. A. Mozart (1756–1791):

String Quartet No. 21 in D major, KV 575

 

Kamus Quartet; Fredrika Mikkola, violin; Dorel Fodoreanu, cello; Laura Mikkola, piano

27 / 15

 

 

 

Fri June 15

7 pm

 

Gabriel Yared – Film Music, Kuusankoski Hall

Film music starting from Betty Blue and Camille Claudel until The Talented Mr. Ripley and the Oscar winning movie The English Patient

Tarentelle for 2 pianos and orchestra (Ballet Raven Girl)


Enesco Quartet; Kamus Quartet; Petri Mäkiharju, double bass; Eero Lehtimäki, clarinet; Veera Pesu, oboe; Hannu Lehtonen, saxophone; Petri Ikkelä, bandoneon; Laura Mikkola, piano; Gabriel Yared, piano; Héloïse Poulet, soprano

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Sat June 16

2 pm

Afternoon Concert, Saukonkallio Dance Pavilion

 

Kamus Quartet; Fredrika Mikkola, violin; Petri Mäkiharju, double bass; Veera Pesu, oboe; Eero Lehtimäki, clarinet;  Pedro Hietanen, accordion; Risto-Matti Marin, piano; Laura Mikkola, piano

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Sat June 16

6 pm

 

Saturday Concert, Iitti Church

 

L. van Beethoven (1770–1827):

Sonata for violin and piano in F Major, Op. 24, ”Spring”

 

P. Tchaikovsky (1840–1893):

Movements from Swan Lake, Op. 20

 

G. Enescu (1881–1955), arr. V. Mendelssohn (1949–):

Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A major, Op. 11

 

R. Wagner (1813–1883):

Wolfram’s aria from the opera Tannhäuser, WWV 70

 

A. Dvořák (1841–1904):

Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 81

 

Enesco Quartet; Fredrika Mikkola, violin; Satu Garam, flute; Risto-Matti Marin, piano; Laura Mikkola, piano; Jorma Hynninen, baritone

38 / 23,-

 

 

 

Sat June 16

11 pm

Late-night Open-air Concert on Hiidenvuori Hill

Ursula Hynninen, mezzo-soprano; Jorma Hynninen, baritone; Risto-Matti Marin, piano

20,-

 

In the event of rain, the concert will be held in Iitti Church.

 

 

 

June 5–18

Exhibition of sculpture by Terhi Kaakinen

at the “Kesäkahvila” Summer Café

Free