Thursday 18 June 2020 1:00PM

Michael Collins clarinet; Michael McHale piano

Saint-Saëns, Weber, Poulenc and Trad/Irish


This concert was part of the Wigmore Hall BBC Radio 3 June 2020 Special Broadcast series.


  • Michael Collins clarinet
  • Michael McHale piano

Michael Collins continues to have a distinguished career as a soloist and educator, as well as more recently becoming a highly regarded conductor. His programme with pianist Michael McHale ends with Poulenc’s expressive sonata of 1962.

The video of this concert is no longer online, but over 40 other concert videos are available to watch here: Wigmore Hall Concert Video Library

  • Wigmore Hall's live stream of this concert is supported by Hamish Parker
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
        • Clarinet Sonata in E flat Op. 167
  • Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826)
        • Grand Duo Concertant in E flat Op. 48
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
        • Sonata for clarinet and piano
  • Encore
  • Trad/Irish
        • My lagan love (arr. Michael McHale)

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