Saturday 2 May 2020 7:30PM

Cancelled: Artemis Quartet; Eckart Runge cello

Beethoven and Auerbach


Cancelled Concert
In response to advice from Public Health England, Wigmore Hall will be closed from Tuesday 17 March. This event has therefore been cancelled.

Read a full statement from Wigmore Hall Director John Gilhooly.


  • Artemis Quartet
  • Eckart Runge cello

Founded in 1989 and renewing its membership over the years, the Artemis has retained a high reputation for its Beethoven performances in particular. Joined by its former cellist, the quartet plays an anonymous arrangement (1832) of Beethoven’s violin sonata alongside a new work by Lera Auerbach.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • String Quartet in C Op. 59 No. 3 'Razumovsky'
  • Lera Auerbach (b.1973)
        • String Quartet No. 9 'Thanksgiving' (UK première) [1]
  • Ludwig van Beethoven
        • Violin Sonata No. 9 in A Op. 47 'Kreutzer' (arr. for string quintet)
  1. Co-commissioned by Gewandhaus Leipzig, Wigmore Hall, Wiener Konzerthausgesellschaft, Carnegie Hall and Tonhallegesellschaft Zurich

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