CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS

Master Class Friday, March 9, 2012 | 7:30 PM

Kaija Saariaho and Anssi Karttunen Master Class

Weill Recital Hall
Catch a glimpse of the mentoring that goes on in a Weill Music Institute Professional Training Workshop, as Carnegie Hall’s Debs Composer’s Chair Kaija Saariaho and Finnish cellist Anssi Karttunen, her frequent collaborator, pass along invaluable advice on the composer-performer relationship to the group of young professional string players chosen for the workshop. The repertoire for the master class will be drawn from Saariaho’s works for solo strings.

Performers

  • Aisha Orazbayeva, Violin
  • Sarah Saviet, Violin
  • Emily Deans, Viola
  • Anna Pelczer, Viola
  • Paul Dwyer, Cello
  • Mira Luxion, Cello
  • Tony Flynt, Bass

Program

    Repertoire to be selected from:
  • KAIJA SAARIAHO ...de la Terre
  • KAIJA SAARIAHO Sept Papillons
  • KAIJA SAARIAHO Vent Nocturne
  • KAIJA SAARIAHO Folia
  • KAIJA SAARIAHO Nocturne
Professional Training Workshops are made possible, in part, by Mr. and Mrs. Nicola Bulgari and The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
Kaija Saariaho is the holder of the 2011-2012 Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's Chair at Carnegie Hall.
This performance is part of Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's Chair.

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