Thursday 8 November 2018 7:30PM
The early music ensemble’s 2011 disc of Heinrich Schütz’s Funeral Music won numerous awards. Here they perform a similar programme, incorporating related pieces by the Saxon composer’s contemporaries and successors, including four members of the Bach family.
Saturday 10 November 2018 7:30PM
In this programme immediately preceding Armistice Day, the French pianist offers a thoughtful and varied collection of works written during the First World War by composers from the former combatant nations, including rarely heard pieces by Hindemith and Frank Bridge.
This event was streamed live from Wigmore Hall on Sunday 30 September 2018
Dame Janet Baker, widely regarded as one of the greatest singers of all time, was joined on stage by the acclaimed actor Simon Callow for a rare interview about her life in music, and the voices and people who inspired her remarkable career.