Knut Erik Sundquist

10 June 2017 19:45 Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music

Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen

Featuring: Aleksey Semenenko, Gábor Homoki – violin, Gareth Lubbe, Atar Arad – viola, László Fenyő, Andreas Brantelid  – cello, Knut Erik Sundquist – double bass

Igor Stravinsky: The Soldier's tale

Featuring: Pál Mácsai – actor, Barnabás Kelemen – violin, Knut Erik Sundquist – double bass, Thorsten Johanns – clarinet, Attila Jankó – bassoon, Balázs Nemes – trumpet, Róbert Káip – trombone, Zoltán Rácz – percussions

Conducting: Maxim Rysanov

12 June 2017 22:30 – Széchenyi Spa

Georg Frideric Handel: Water Music

Continuo and conducting: Jonathan Cohen

16 June 2017 19:45 – Pesti Vigadó

Johann Sebastian Bach: Double concerto in D minor, BWV 1043

Featuring: Shlomo Mintz, Barnabás Kelemen – violin, and the artists and students of the Festivalacademy

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for strings

Featuring: The artists and students of the Festivalacademy, conducting: Shlomo Mintz



Knut Erik Sundquist was a member of the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra for seven years and now performs regularly with the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, the Norwegian Baroque Orchestra, the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Claudio Abbado. He has performed with artists such as Leif Ove Andsnes and the Orion String Quartet. He also plays with Ensemble Modern in Frankfurt, Germany, a group performing important contemporary music. He plays double bass in the Norwegian Army Band in Harstad, Norway.