Friday 13 April 2018 7:30PM
Igor Levit piano
Frederic Rzewski 80th Birthday Concert
Change of Programme
The programme for the this concert has changed slightly and will now be as listed below.
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.
- Igor Levit piano
During his student days Igor Levit, captivated by Frederic Rzewski’s music, asked the composer to write a new piece – which he did. Their deep artistic friendship continues with the première of a special Wigmore Hall commission to celebrate Rzewski’s 80th birthday.
Frederic Rzewski (b.1938)
- New work (world première) 
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
- Song without Words in E major Op. 19b No. 1
- Song without Words in A major 'The Hunt' Op. 19b No. 3
- Song without Words in F sharp minor Op. 19b No. 5
- Song without Words in A major Op. 19b No. 4
- Song without Words in E major Op. 30 No. 3
- Song without Words in E major Op. 38 No. 3
- Song without Words in A flat major 'Duetto' Op. 38 No. 6
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
Symphony No. 10
- I. Adagio (trans. Ronald Stevenson)
- Symphony No. 10
- Commissioned by Wigmore Hall with the generous support of Annette Scawen Morreau