Monday 10 May 2021 1:00PM

Timothy Ridout viola; Tom Poster piano

Brahms and Kurt Schwertsik


This concert was live-streamed as part of the Wigmore Hall Spring Series. The video is no longer online but other concerts are available to watch in full here: Wigmore Hall Concert Video Library


  • Timothy Ridout viola
  • Tom Poster piano

2019 New Generation Artist Timothy Ridout joins Tom Poster from Wigmore Hall’s Associate Artists, the Kaleidoscope Chamber Collective, to bring the world première of Kurt Schwertsik’s Haydn lived in Eisenstadt, written especially for this concert. This will be performed between two Brahms viola sonatas which were originally written for clarinet.

  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
      • Viola Sonata in F minor Op. 120 No. 1
  • Kurt Schwertsik (b.1935)
      • Haydn lived in Eisenstadt
  • Johannes Brahms
      • Viola Sonata in E flat Op. 120 No. 2
  • Encore
  • Johannes Brahms
      • Fünf Lieder Op. 105
        • No. 1 Wie Melodien zieht es mir

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