BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists 20th Anniversary Celebration

Rotate to landscape

Viewing this page on a mobile phone?  Rotate your phone to landscape orientation for the best experience.

In 1999, BBC Radio 3 launched its New Generation Artists scheme, with the aim of nurturing some of the world’s most talented young musicians at the beginning of their international careers through prestigious broadcasting and concert-giving opportunities. 20 years on, the scheme boasts well over a hundred alumni, including the Belcea String Quartet, Alice Coote, Janine Jansen, Mahan Esfahani and Igor Levit.

This celebration invites a host of former members of the scheme back for a wide-ranging feast of chamber music.

BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists 20th Anniversary Celebration

Khatia Buniatishvili   © Gavin Evans

Khatia Buniatishvili piano; Meta4

Saturday 1 February 2020 11:30AM

Kaipainen and Franck

Elena Urioste   © Alessandro Tinozzi

Elena Urioste violin; Eivind Ringstad viola; Andrei Ioniţă cello; Cédric Tiberghien piano

Saturday 1 February 2020 2:00PM

Debussy, Schumann and Mozart

Fatma Said   © Felix Broede

Fatma Said soprano; Catriona Morison mezzo-soprano; Alessandro Fisher tenor; Ashley Riches bass-baritone; Martin Fröst clarinet; Eivind Ringstad viola; Joseph Middleton piano

Saturday 1 February 2020 4:30PM

Schumann, C Schumann, Schubert, Duparc and Brahms

Allan Clayton   © Sim Canetty-Clarke

Allan Clayton tenor; Martin Fröst clarinet; Lawrence Power viola; Elias String Quartet; Christian Ihle Hadland piano

Saturday 1 February 2020 7:30PM

Vaughan Williams, Britten, Mozart and Mendelssohn

Autumn 2019 Wigmore Series

Booking is now open for Wigmore Series concerts and Learning events for September - December 2019

Spring 2020 Wigmore Series

Booking is now open for Wigmore Series concerts and Learning events for January - March 2020.