Sunday, April 16
Masterclass: Karin Bonelli
Masterclass with Karin Bonelli, flute and piccolo of the Vienna Philharmonic. Performers: Alessandro Bennardo (Mozart Concerto D Major), Senja Mäki (Dutilleux Sonatina) and Wenjing You (orchestral excerpts). Pianist: Ville Hautakangas.
Beyond The Flute
Jaana Laasonen, one of Finland’s most acclaimed flute pedagogues, presents about the art of group teaching and how to make it fun and collaborative with a variety of games and exercises for young flutists. The class will be held in Finnish.
Recital: An Afternoon at the Opera
Featuring flutists from the Finnish National Opera and Ballet Orchestra and the Helsinki Flute Orchestra. Program: Puccini Madame Butterfly “Humming Chorus”, Delibes Lakme, Doppler/Sprenger Rigoletto Fantasy, Mozart/Hinze Magic Flute “Pa-pa-pa” and Bizet Carmen Fantasy.
Piccolo Competition Finals
Finals of the 2023 Piccolo Competition. Finalists will be announced the evening of April 14, 2023.
Young Artist Competition Finals
Finals of the 2023 Young Artist Competition. Finalists will be announced the evening of April 14, 2023.
Workshop: Beatbox, Jazz and Latin Improvisation
Enjoy learning the basics of improvisation and how it can improve your playing with Latin Grammy Giovanni Pérez.
Recital: The Golden Hour
An exciting concert featuring two of the most prominent flutists in the world, “The Golden Hour” presents a virtuosic program with Karin Bonelli from the Vienna Philharmonic and Sony Artist flute superstar Elisabet Franch. Works by Mozart, Doppler, Baksa, Saint-Saëns and Grieg. Sponsored by Brannen Flutes. Pianist: Hernán Milla. Winners of the 2023 Piccolo and Young Artist Competitions will be announced shortly after.