Forthcoming BBC Lunchtime Concerts

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List of forthcoming BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts for which there will be either a pre-recorded or live radio broadcast.

Broadcast information can be found on the individual concert pages.

Please note broadcasts are subject to change without prior notice.

Marlis Petersen   © Yiorgos Mavropoulos

Marlis Petersen soprano; Camillo Radicke piano

Monday 23 September 2019 1:00PM

The Otherworld

Boris Giltburg   © Sasha Gusov

Boris Giltburg piano

Monday 30 September 2019 1:00PM


Jess Gillam   © Kaupo Kikkas

Jess Gillam saxophone; Zeynep Özsuca piano

Monday 7 October 2019 1:00PM

Iturralde, Marcello, Clyne and more

Borodin Quartet © Simon van Boxtel

Borodin Quartet; Barry Douglas piano

Monday 14 October 2019 1:00PM

Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich

Lawrence Power   © Jack Liebeck

Lawrence Power viola, violin; Simon Crawford-Phillips piano

Monday 21 October 2019 1:00PM

Benjamin, Adès, Couperin, Ravel and Stravinsky

Jean-Guihen Queyras   © Francois Sechet

Jean-Guihen Queyras cello; Alexandre Tharaud piano

Monday 28 October 2019 1:00PM

JS Bach, Marais, Poulenc and Debussy

The Cardinall's Musick © Benjamin Ealovega

The Cardinall's Musick

Monday 4 November 2019 1:00PM

Gibbons, Greaves, Tomkins and more

Joanna MacGregor

Joanna MacGregor piano

Monday 11 November 2019 1:00PM

Birds, Grounds, Chaconnes

James Newby   © Ben McKee

James Newby baritone; Simon Lepper piano

Monday 18 November 2019 1:00PM

Schumann, Warlock, Ireland and more

The Marian Consort

The Marian Consort vocal ensemble

Monday 25 November 2019 1:00PM

Music for the Queen of Heaven

Colin Currie   © Marco Borggreve

Colin Currie percussion; Sam Walton percussion; Pavel Kolesnikov piano; Samson Tsoy piano

Monday 2 December 2019 1:00PM

Ravel and Bartók

Nicholas Angelich   © JF Leclercq

Nicholas Angelich piano

Monday 9 December 2019 1:00PM

Bach, Brahms and Beethoven

Elisabeth Kulman   © Stephan Polzer

Elisabeth Kulman mezzo-soprano; Eduard Kutrowatz piano

Monday 16 December 2019 1:00PM

Schubert, Liszt, Britten, Porter and Weill

Louise Alder   © Gerard Collett

Louise Alder soprano; Joseph Middleton piano

Monday 6 January 2020 1:00PM

Grieg, Medtner, Tchaikovsky and more

Alexander Melnikov   © Molina Visuals

Alexander Melnikov fortepiano

Monday 13 January 2020 1:00PM

Clementi, Haydn and Mozart

Jerusalem Quartet © Felix Broede

Jerusalem Quartet

Monday 20 January 2020 1:00PM

Haydn and Bartók

Jennifer Pike   ©

Jennifer Pike violin; Martin Roscoe piano

Monday 27 January 2020 1:00PM

Howard, Elgar and Rózsa

Katharina Konradi   © Christoph Gellert

Katharina Konradi soprano; Eric Schneider piano

Monday 3 February 2020 1:00PM

Schubert, Rachmaninov, Strauss and Barber

Lucie Horsch   © Dana van Leeuwen Decca

Lucie Horsch recorder; Thomas Dunford lute

Monday 10 February 2020 1:00PM

Castello, Dowland, Dieupart and more

Daniel Müller-Schott   © Uwe Arens

Daniel Müller-Schott cello; Annika Treutler piano

Monday 17 February 2020 1:00PM

Dvořák, Webern and Franck

Meta4 © Tero Ahonen


Monday 24 February 2020 1:00PM

F Mendelssohn and Bartók

Lise Berthaud   © Neda Navaee

Lise Berthaud viola; David Saudubray piano

Monday 2 March 2020 1:00PM

Schubert and Brahms

Ruby Hughes   © Phil Sharp

Ruby Hughes soprano; Natalie Clein cello; Julius Drake piano

Monday 9 March 2020 1:00PM

Kodály, Pritchard, Tavener and more

Alessandro Fisher   © Gerard Collett

Alessandro Fisher tenor; Roger Vignoles piano

Monday 16 March 2020 1:00PM

Schumann, Grieg, Delius and de Frumerie

Brentano String Quartet © Juergen Frank

Brentano String Quartet

Monday 23 March 2020 1:00PM

Shostakovich, Adolphe and Mendelssohn

Anastasia Kobekina   © Dmitri Kamanin

Anastasia Kobekina cello; Jean-Sélim Abdelmoula piano

Monday 30 March 2020 1:00PM

Debussy, Juon and Schumann

Autumn 2019 Wigmore Series

Booking is now open for Wigmore Series concerts and Learning events for September - December 2019

Spring 2020 Wigmore Series

Priority Booking is now open for Wigmore Series concerts and Learning events for January - March 2020.

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