Thursday 14 May 2020 1:00PM

Cancelled: My Music with Orchestra of St John’s

Gershwin, Bruch, Verdi and Piazzolla


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.


  • Maureen Lipman CBE actor
  • Paul Blezard interviewer
  • Orchestra of St John’s
  • John Lubbock conductor
  • Hannah Davey soprano
  • Jan Peter Schmolck violin

In the My Music popular lunchtime series, distinguished personalities talk about their lives, share opinions, and discuss music that has meant the most to them with talented journalist Paul Blezard, while Orchestra of St John’s plays their chosen pieces live. Today, Paul is joined by English film, theatre and television actress and columnist, Maureen Lipman.

  • Orchestra of St John’s (Reg. Charity No. 289106)
  • George Gershwin (1898-1937)
      • Girl Crazy
        • But Not for Me (as performed by Chet Baker)
  • Max Bruch (1838-1920)
      • Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor Op. 26
        • II. Adagio
  • Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
        • An aria from La Traviata
  • Ástor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
        • Libertango
  • George Gershwin
      • Porgy and Bess
        • Summertime

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