Thursday 4 January 2018 7:30PM

Jörg Widmann; Tabea Zimmermann; Dénes Várjon

Schumann, Widmann, Mozart and Bruch

Additional notes

There is a pre-concert talk ahead of this concert at 6:00pm


  • Jörg Widmann clarinet
  • Tabea Zimmermann viola
  • Dénes Várjon piano

Fairy-tale visions and dream pictures colour Schumann’s Märchenbilder and transcendent Märchenerzählungen, works packed with surging emotional contrasts. Be sure to catch the fantasy worlds of Jörg Widmann’s ‘Fantasie’ and ‘Es war einmal’, sparkling highlights of his Wigmore Hall Residency.

  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Märchenerzählungen Op. 132
  • Jörg Widmann (b.1973)
        • Es war einmal (Fünf Stücke im Märchenton) (UK première) [1]
  • Interval
  • Jörg Widmann
        • Fantasie for solo clarinet
  • Robert Schumann
        • Märchenbilder Op. 113
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
        • Clarinet Trio in E flat major K498 'Kegelstatt'
  • Encore
  • Max Bruch (1838-1920)
        • Nachtgesang Op. 83 No. 6
  1. Co-commissioned by Tonhalle Zürich; Bozar Music; Musée du Louvre; and by Wigmore Hall with the support of André Hoffmann, president of the Fondation Hoffmann, a Swiss grant-making foundation

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