New Commissions

Wigmore Hall is a leading force in the commissioning of contemporary classical music.

The forthcoming concerts listed below all include premières of new pieces.

EXAUDI © Matthew Andrews

EXAUDI; James Weeks director

Saturday 1 April 2017 7:30PM

15th Anniversary Concert

Britten Sinfonia © Harry Rankin

Britten Sinfonia; Nicholas Daniel oboe

Wednesday 19 April 2017 1:00PM

Britten Sinfonia At Lunch

Elias String Quartet © Benjamin Ealovega

Elias String Quartet; Benjamin Frith piano

Thursday 11 May 2017 7:30PM

Paul Newland, Dvořák and Schumann

Arditti Quartet © Astrid Karger

Arditti Quartet; Eliot Fisk guitar

Wednesday 14 June 2017 7:30PM

Hugues Dufourt, Berio and Wolfgang Rihm

Jasper String Quartet © Vanessa Briceño Photography

Jasper String Quartet

Friday 16 June 2017 7:00PM

Haydn, Aaron Jay Kernis and Debussy

Ensemble intercontemporain

Ensemble intercontemporain

Tuesday 20 June 2017 7:30PM

Debussy, Maderna, Messiaen and more

Vienna Piano Trio © Nancy Horowitz

Vienna Piano Trio; Mark Padmore tenor

Monday 26 June 2017 7:30PM

Bennett, Schubert and Thomas Larcher