Saturday 18 June 2022 7:30PM

Apartment House


Booking information

This event is part of the CAVATINA 25 Scheme. A limited number of free tickets are available to 25 and unders in rows T to V. Log in to book.

£5 tickets for Under 35s available. Login to book. View all U35 concerts and more information

£5 tickets for Under 35s supported by Media Partner Classic FM


This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


Login to your Wigmore Hall account to access discounted ticket prices. Ticket bookings are subject to a £4 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

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  • Apartment House
  • Gordon Mackay violin
  • Mira Benjamin violin
  • Bridget Carey viola
  • Anton Lukoszevieze cello
  • Kerry Yong piano
  • Simon Limbrick percussion

A mixed programme of smaller pieces, including the 1943 A Room for piano, the 1949-50 String Quartet (which, Cage said, ‘is like the opening of another door; the possibilities implied are unlimited’), its close successor the 6 Melodies (1950), the 1947 ballet for piano The Seasons – influenced by Indian conceptions of its subject – and Branches (1976), whose instruments are pods, cacti and other plant materials.

  • This concert is part of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust ticket scheme, offering free tickets to those aged 8-25
  • John Cage (1912-1992)
      • A Room for piano
      • 6 Melodies for violin and piano
      • Child of Tree for plant materials
      • The Seasons for piano
  • Interval
      • Apartment House 1776
        • Harmonies for string quartet
      • Waiting for solo piano
      • Branches for plant materials
      • String Quartet in 4 Parts

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