Chamber Music Season

Chamber Music Season

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Wigmore Hall's Chamber Music Season includes performances by internationally renowned chamber musicians.

'...the world's most prestigious chamber music venue'

Evening Standard

Trio Tre Voci © Claire Stefani/ECM Records

Trio Tre Voci

Monday 28 May 2018 7:30PM

Takemitsu, Debussy, Ravel, Hosokawa and Prokofiev

Quatuor Mosaïques © Wolfgang Krautzer

Quatuor Mosaïques

Wednesday 30 May 2018 7:30PM

Haydn and Mozart

Quatuor Mosaïques © Wolfgang Krautzer

Quatuor Mosaïques

Thursday 31 May 2018 7:30PM

Haydn and Wölfl

Cuarteto Casals © Igor Cat

Cuarteto Casals

Monday 4 June 2018 7:30PM

Beethoven and Amanti

Tetzlaff Quartet © Giorgia Bertazzi

Tetzlaff Quartet; Jörg Widmann clarinet

Sunday 10 June 2018 7:30PM

Sibelius, Widmann and Weber

Belcea Quartet © Marco Borggreve

Belcea Quartet; Antoine Tamestit viola

Tuesday 12 June 2018 7:30PM

Mozart, Shostakovich and Brahms

Oleg Kogan

Razumovsky Ensemble

Friday 15 June 2018 7:30PM

Schubert and Shostakovich

Heath Quartet © Simon Way

Heath Quartet; Mary Bevan soprano

Saturday 16 June 2018 7:30PM

Haydn, Jörg Widmann and Tchaikovsky

Edgar Moreau  © Julien Mignot

Edgar Moreau cello; David Kadouch piano

Wednesday 20 June 2018 7:30PM

Franck, Poulenc and Strohl

Quatuor Ebène © Julien Mignot

Quatuor Ebène

Sunday 24 June 2018 7:30PM

Beethoven and Dutilleux

Quatuor Ebène © Julien Mignot

Quatuor Ebène; Martin Fröst clarinet

Monday 25 June 2018 7:30PM

Beethoven, Fauré and Brahms

Cuarteto Casals © Molina Visuals

Cuarteto Casals

Wednesday 4 July 2018 7:30PM

Beethoven and Casablancas

Tana String Quartet © Nicolas Draps

Tana String Quartet

Thursday 5 July 2018 7:30PM

Debussy, Ligeti, Bartók and Yann Robin

ATOS Trio © Frank Jerke


Sunday 8 July 2018 7:30PM

Korngold, Kreisler, Krenek and Mendelssohn

Veronika Eberle  © Felix Broede

Veronika Eberle; Tatjana Masurenko; Quirine Viersen; Martin Helmchen

Tuesday 10 July 2018 7:30PM

Brahms and Schumann

Ensemble Variances © Charlotte Abramow

Ensemble Variances; Thierry Pécou composer

Wednesday 11 July 2018 7:30PM

Debussy, François-Bernard Mâche, Szymanowski, Takemitsu and more

Carducci String Quartet © Tom Barnes

Carducci String Quartet

Thursday 12 July 2018 7:30PM

Haydn and Bartók

Bennewitz Quartet © Kamil Ghais

Bennewitz Quartet

Friday 13 July 2018 7:00PM


Evelyn Glennie  © Jim Callaghan

Evelyn Glennie percussion; Philip Smith piano; Lloyd Coleman presenter

Saturday 14 July 2018 7:30PM

Artists in Conversation and Concert

Members of Britten Sinfonia © Harry Rankin

Members of Britten Sinfonia; Nicholas Daniel oboe

Friday 20 July 2018 7:00PM

Michael Berkeley 70th Birthday Concert

Alban Gerhardt  © Kaupo Kikkas

Alban Gerhardt cello; Víkingur Ólafsson piano

Monday 23 July 2018 7:30PM

Bach, Hillborg, Debussy, Beethoven and Stravinsky

Julia Fischer  © Felix Broede

Julia Fischer violin; Aris Alexander Blettenberg piano

Tuesday 24 July 2018 7:30PM

Mozart, Schubert, Dvořák and Szymanowski

Castalian String Quartet © Katya Kraynova

Castalian String Quartet

Wednesday 25 July 2018 7:30PM


Schumann Quartet © Kaupo Kikkas

Schumann Quartet

Wednesday 12 September 2018 7:30PM

Schubert, Mendelssohn and Mozart

Pekka Kuusisto  © Kaupo Kikkas

Pekka Kuusisto violin

Thursday 13 September 2018 7:30PM

Bartók and Haapanen

James Ehnes  © Benjamin Ealovega

James Ehnes violin; Andrew Armstrong piano

Friday 21 September 2018 7:30PM

Schumann, Ravel, Brahms and Corigliano

Heath Quartet © Simon Way

Heath Quartet

Sunday 23 September 2018 7:30PM

Bach, Gubaidulina, Britten and Beethoven

Christian Blackshaw  © James Hill

Christian Blackshaw piano; Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

Monday 24 September 2018 7:30PM

Mozart and Schubert

Pavel Haas Quartet © Marco Borggreve

Pavel Haas Quartet

Tuesday 25 September 2018 7:30PM

Schubert and Dvořák

Elena Bashkirova  © Nikolaj Lund

Elena Bashkirova piano; Jerusalem Chamber Music Festival Ensemble

Wednesday 26 September 2018 7:30PM


Elias String Quartet © Benjamin Ealovega

Elias String Quartet; Jonathan Biss piano

Friday 28 September 2018 7:30PM


Steven Isserlis  © Kevin Davis

Steven Isserlis cello; Connie Shih piano

Saturday 29 September 2018 7:30PM

Composers and their Muses

Narek Hakhnazaryan cello; Pavel Kolesnikov piano

Tuesday 2 October 2018 7:30PM

Tchaikovsky, Myaskovsky, Rachmaninov, Glazunov and Shostakovich

Alexi Kenney  © Yang Bao

IMS Prussia Cove

Friday 5 October 2018 7:30PM

Haydn, Kurtág, Janáček, Bartók and Schumann

Pieter Wispelwey  © Caroline Sikkink

Pieter Wispelwey cello

Saturday 6 October 2018 3:00PM

Bach Complete Cello Suites Part One

Pieter Wispelwey  © Caroline Sikkink

Pieter Wispelwey cello

Saturday 6 October 2018 7:30PM

Bach Complete Cello Suites Part Two

Veronika Eberle  © Felix Broede

Veronika Eberle violin; Dénes Várjon piano

Saturday 13 October 2018 7:30PM

Bach, Bartók, Janácek and Schumann

Danish String Quartet © Caroline Bittencourt

Danish String Quartet

Tuesday 16 October 2018 7:30PM

Beethoven and Webern

Katy Hamilton

Pre-Concert Talk: Nash Ensemble

Saturday 20 October 2018 6:00PM

Nash Ensemble © K Leighton

Nash Ensemble; Richard Hosford clarinet

Saturday 20 October 2018 7:30PM

Bruch, Mendelssohn and Brahms

The Endellion String Quartet © Eric Richmond

The Endellion String Quartet

Friday 26 October 2018 7:30PM

Mendelssohn, Britten and Beethoven

Roderick Williams  © Benjamin Ealovega

Roderick Williams baritone; Ensemble 360

Saturday 3 November 2018 7:30PM

Suk, Skempton and Dvořák

Takács Quartet © Glenn Asakawa

Takács Quartet

Wednesday 7 November 2018 7:30PM

Mozart, Shostakovich and Mendelssohn

Takács Quartet © Keith Saunders

Takács Quartet

Friday 9 November 2018 7:30PM

Haydn, Bartók and Brahms

Joshua Bell  © Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

Joshua Bell violin; Academy of St Martin in the Fields

Sunday 11 November 2018 7:30PM

Mendelssohn and Enescu

Artemis Quartet © Nikolaj Lund

Artemis Quartet

Tuesday 13 November 2018 7:30PM

Haydn, Demetz and Schumann

Baiba Skride  © Marco Borggreve

Baiba Skride violin; Lauma Skride piano; Antonina Suhanova piano; Trio Palladio

Wednesday 14 November 2018 7:30PM

100th Anniversary of the Republic of Latvia

Belcea Quartet © Marco Borggreve

Belcea Quartet

Thursday 15 November 2018 7:30PM

Mozart, Phibbs and Beethoven

Isabelle Faust  © Felix Broede

Isabelle Faust violin; Katharine Gowers violin; Rachel Roberts viola; Steven Isserlis cello; Alexander Melnikov piano

Saturday 17 November 2018 7:30PM

Schumann and Fauré

Britten Sinfonia © Harry Rankin

Britten Sinfonia; Mark Padmore tenor

Wednesday 21 November 2018 1:00PM

Luke Styles and Vaughan Williams

Hagen Quartet © Harald Hoffmann

Hagen Quartet

Thursday 22 November 2018 7:30PM

Schubert, Berg and Haydn

Nash Ensemble © K Leighton

Nash Ensemble

Saturday 24 November 2018 5:30PM

Brahms, Spohr and Weber

Nash Ensemble © K Leighton

Nash Ensemble; Christine Rice mezzo-soprano

Saturday 24 November 2018 7:30PM

Schumann, Wagner and Brahms

Anthony Marwood  © Felix van Dijk

Anthony Marwood violin; Richard Lester cello; Susan Tomes piano; Aleksandar Madžar piano; Doric String Quartet

Sunday 25 November 2018 7:30PM

Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival Anniversary Concert

Arditti Quartet © Astrid Karger

Arditti Quartet; Paul Cannon double bass

Monday 26 November 2018 7:30PM

Dan Yuhas, Mark Barden, James Clarke and Brian Ferneyhough

Alina Ibragimova  © Sussie Ahlburg

Alina Ibragimova violin; Cédric Tiberghien piano

Friday 30 November 2018 7:30PM

Stravinsky, Mendelssohn, Crumb and Schumann

Escher String Quartet © Sarah Skinner

Escher String Quartet

Monday 3 December 2018 7:30PM

American Styles: Hollywood, Jazz

Nicola Benedetti  © Simon Fowler

Nicola Benedetti violin; Leonard Elschenbroich cello; Alexei Grynyuk piano

Wednesday 5 December 2018 7:30PM

Strauss, Schubert and Brahms

Nash Ensemble © K Leighton

Nash Ensemble; Sophie Bevan soprano

Saturday 8 December 2018 5:30PM

Mendelssohn, Reinecke, Schumann, C Schumann and F Mendelssohn

Nash Ensemble © K Leighton

Nash Ensemble; Roderick Williams baritone

Saturday 8 December 2018 7:30PM

Bruch, Brahms, Beethoven and Mendelssohn

Pavel Haas Quartet © Marco Borggreve

Pavel Haas Quartet

Monday 10 December 2018 7:30PM

Smetana and Janáček

Quatuor Ebène © Julien Mignot

Quatuor Ebène

Wednesday 12 December 2018 7:30PM

Beethoven and Brahms

Steven Isserlis  © Jean-Baptiste Millot

Steven Isserlis cello; Joshua Bell violin; Simon Keenlyside baritone; Connie Shih piano; Radu Lupu piano; Sir András Schiff piano

Monday 17 December 2018 7:30PM

Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Schumann and Fauré

Trio Wanderer

Trio Wanderer

Saturday 29 December 2018 7:30PM

Haydn, Dvořák and Schubert

Castalian String Quartet © Kaupo Kikkas

Castalian String Quartet

Sunday 30 December 2018 7:30PM

Mozart, Fauré and Beethoven

2018/19 Wigmore Series

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