Tuesday 30 January 2018 7:30PM
Hagen Quartet; Jörg Widmann clarinet
Webern, Jörg Widmann and Mozart
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
Ticket bookings are subject to a £2.00 administration fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.
- Hagen Quartet
- Jörg Widmann clarinet
Musical connections and influences occupy Jörg Widmann’s programme with the Hagen Quartet, who together gave the world première of his Clarinet Quintet in Madrid last April.
Hear the repertoire’s latest addition alongside the rich, warm tones of Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet.
- Supported by the Season Patrons who have made a major contribution to the 2017/18 Wigmore Series
Anton Webern (1883-1945)
- String Quartet (1905)
Jörg Widmann (b.1973)
- Quintet for clarinet and string quartet – lento assai (UK première) 
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
- Clarinet Quintet in A major K581
- Co-commissioned by Centro Nacional de Difusión Musical Madrid, Muziekgebouw Amsterdam, Strijkkwartet Biennale Amsterdam, LuganoMusica, Carnegie Hall, Cité de la Musique Paris, Stiftung Mozarteum Salzburg, Philharmonie Essen, and by Wigmore Hall with the support of André Hoffmann, president of the Fondation Hoffmann, a Swiss grant-making foundation