WE Guitar Duo Concerts in Nature
On Espoo Day, 28.8.2021, WE Guitar Duo is going to play four 30-min classical guitar concerts in four parks in Espoo with a selection of the following programme:
Ferdinando Carulli (1770–1841): ♪ Duo in G, Op. 34, No. 2 I. Largo II. Rondo
Paulo Bellinati (1950– ): ♪ Jongo
Stanley Myers (1930–1993): ♪ Cavatina
Isaac Albéniz (1860–1909): ♪ Rumores de la Caleta
Toru Takemitsu (1930–1996): ♪ A Boy Named Hiroshima
Thomas Fellow (1966– ): ♪ Medusa
Enrique Granados (1867–1916): ♪ Valses Poeticos
Chinese Folk Song: ♪ Water Melody
Concert Schedule and Location:
12:00-12:30 Kirkkopuisto, Kirkkopuisto 5, 02770 Espoo
14:00-14:30 Latokasken Asukaspuisto, Lehtikaskentie 7, 02340 Espoo
16:00-16:30 Kotiportinpuisto, Kurkihirrentie 6, 02330 Espoo
18:00-18:30 Eestinaukio, Eestinahde 1, 02280 Espoo
In case of raining, the concerts will be held under the shelters in the parks. Please keep a safety distance (2m) for corona consideration.
WE Guitar Duo (Yunjia Liu & Mikko Zibulski)
What does it bring when ”W”est meets ”E”ast?
”WE” brings harmony.
– Guitarist, Composer, Singer –
With deep love and strong passion in music, Yunjia Liu (stage name: J. Hermit) enjoys every moment being an independent artist. She was born in China and studied Bachelor of Music (Classical Guitar) at the University of Melbourne in Australia from 2013 to 2016. Yunjia moved to Germany in 2017 for studying Master of Music (Guitar Soloist and Composition) at University of Music Detmold. She lives in Finland since July 2020.
Yunjia Liu’s music is deeply influenced by the philosophical ideas such as Minimalism, Taoism, Yin-Yang and the inspirations of Nature. Her multidisciplinary projects focus on theatre, dancing, painting, and poetry. Her music style includes free improvisational music, traditional Asian music, classical music, contemporary music, folk music, as well as electronic music. She has been giving concerts in Germany, France, Finland, Hungary, England, Australia, and China.
Finnish classical guitarist Mikko Zibulski took his first steps into the classical guitar world in Kouvola Music Institute, Finland, at the age of 7. Years after, in 2014, he graduated in Music pedagogy in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki, thereafter continuing his studies in the Royal Conservatory of Music, Denmark. After finishing his studies in Denmark, Mikko continued studies in Sibelius-Academy, Helsinki, Finland, finally graduating in 2019, achieving his second Master of Music title. Currently Mikko teaches classical guitar in the Porvoo Music Institute.
Mikko Zibulski has given concerts in various countries such as: Finland, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Spain, China, and India.