Jörg Widmann as Composer-Performer

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Jörg Widmann represents the tradition of the composer-performer at Wigmore Hall. Busoni and Ysaÿe were among the first artists to take to the stage and there have been so many others since, from Britten and Poulenc to Thomas Adès and Huw Watkins. Widmann’s music is a very significant part of the modern German voice in composition and the breadth of this series means that we can explore and celebrate the full spectrum of his work.

Jörg Widmann’s residency is made possible with additional support from the Wigmore Hall Endowment Fund

Heath Quartet © Simon Way

Heath Quartet; Hannes Minnaar piano

Sunday 24 September 2017 7:30PM

Haydn, Jörg Widmann and Shostakovich

Heath Quartet © Patrick Ford

Heath Quartet

Sunday 10 December 2017 11:30AM

Haydn, Widmann and Mendelssohn