Monday 22 June 2020 7:30PM

Cancelled: Llywelyn Ifan Jones harp; Maja Horvat violin; Duncan Commin viola; David Horvat violin; Maxim Calver cello; Salomé Quartet; Polina Leschenko piano

Royal College of Music Strings Showcase Concert: Shhh…


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.


  • Llywelyn Ifan Jones harp
  • Maja Horvat violin
  • Duncan Commin viola
  • David Horvat violin
  • Maxim Calver cello
  • Salomé Quartet
  • Haim Choi violin
  • Inês Delgado violin
  • Kasia Ziminska viola
  • Shizuku Tatsuno cello
  • Polina Leschenko piano Special guest artist

Shhh… is a concert that explores the intimate sound-worlds of Saariaho, Szymanowski and Schubert, as well as the ebullience of Shchedrin, Chopin and Schumann. The inspirational Royal College of Music string artists of the next generation are joined at the piano by guest artist Polina Leschenko for this eclectic programme.

  • Royal College of Music
  • Kaija Saariaho (b.1952)
        • Fall
  • Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
        • Myths Op. 30
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • Arpeggione Sonata in A minor D821
  • Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin (b.1932)
        • A la Albéniz Op. 65 (arr. Dmitri Michailowitsch Zyganow)
  • Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
        • Introduction and Polonaise brillante in C Op. 3
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Piano Quintet in E flat Op. 44

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