John Gilhooly in Conversation

John Gilhooly talks to Sandy Burnett about his responsibility as Artistic Director to the much-loved Wigmore Hall, and gives his overview of the special 110th anniversary which opened with concerts from Finnish soprano Karita Mattila and pianist Martin Katz, the youthful Elias String Quartet, Angelika Kirchschlager and Ian Bostridge in a duo recital, Alina Ibragimova and Cédric Tiberghien, and the Artemis Quartet.

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Podcast: John Gilhooly in Conversation

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Music Clips

  1. Schumann 'Scherzo. Presto' from String Quartet in A minor Op. 41 No. 1
    Elias String Quartet – WHLive0051
  2. Strauss Strauss 'Meinem Kind'
    Angelika Kirchschlager with Roger Vignoles – WHLive0040
  3. Schumann 'Helft mir, ihr Schwestern'
    Lorraine Hunt Lieberson with Julius Drake – WHLive0024
  4. Haydn 'Finale' from String Quartet in E flat Op. 64 No. 6
    Elias String Quartet – WHLive0028

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