Sunday 15 April 2018 6:00PM

2018 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition

Final and Prize-Giving


  • Viano String Quartet
  • Goldmund Quartett
  • Esmé Quartet

The 2018 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition is the fourteenth edition of this prestigious Competition, and a celebration of the art of the string quartet, attracting the leading ensembles from around the globe.

The selected finalists will each play their chosen work from the Romantic repertoire, which could include works by Brahms, Debussy, Dvořák, Mendelssohn, Ravel, Schumann, Schubert and Smetana.

The concert will be followed by the Awards Ceremony at about 9:00pm.

  • pdf1 Download the 2018 String Competition Schedule (437 KB)
  • There will be a live stream of this event. Full details including the live stream link will be available nearer the day of the event.

    The Wigmore Hall Restaurant will be taking reservations from 4:30pm
    If you would like to reserve a table for dinner, please call on 020 7258 8292.

    • Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
          • String Quartet No. 14 in A flat Op. 105
    • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
          • String Quartet in F
    • Interval
    • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
          • String Quartet in G major D887

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