Saturday 4 July 2020 7:30PM

Cancelled: Jonathan Plowright piano

Brahms plus Liszt

Additional notes

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.

  • Jonathan Plowright piano

In this instance the two creative figures brought together both based major compositions on Paganini’s virtuoso studies. Liszt’s Consolations not only offer a vital contrast to Brahms’ variation sets but also emphasise a reflective, unshowy side to his artistry.

  • The Brahms Series is made possible with support from the Wigmore Hall Endowment Fund
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Variations on a Theme by Paganini (Book I) Op. 35
  • Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
        • Consolations S172
  • Johannes Brahms
        • Variations on a Theme by Paganini (Book II) Op. 35
  • Interval
  • Johannes Brahms
        • Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor Op. 5

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