Monday 27 November 2017 1:00PM

Andrei Ioniţă cello; Itamar Golan piano

Bach and Shostakovich


  • Andrei Ioniţă cello* is a member of Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme *Wigmore Hall Debut
  • Itamar Golan piano

Andrei Ioniţă seized first prize at the 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow with a towering final performance of Shostakovich’s First Cello Concerto. The Romanian artist, recently hailed by The Times as ‘one of the most exciting cellists to have emerged for a decade’, makes his Wigmore Hall debut.

  • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
        • Cello Suite No.1 in G major BWV1007
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
        • Cello Sonata in D minor Op. 40
  • Encore
  • Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
        • 6 Romanian Folk Dances BB68

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