Song Recital Series

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Wigmore Hall promotes more song recitals each season than any other international venue, regularly featuring the world’s leading singers and pianists.

We are grateful to The Monument Trust for essential additional support for our expanded vocal series

Andreas Scholl   © James McMillan

Andreas Scholl countertenor; Tamar Halperin piano

Friday 24 January 2020 7:30PM

The Twilight People

Royal Academy of Music © Harry Cole

Royal Academy of Music Song Circle

Sunday 26 January 2020 3:00PM

The complete songs of Clara Schumann

Christiane Karg   © Gisela Schenker

Christiane Karg soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Wednesday 29 January 2020 7:30PM

Schumann, C Schumann and Brahms

Mauro Peter   © Christian Felber

Mauro Peter tenor; Helmut Deutsch piano

Friday 31 January 2020 7:30PM

Songs after poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Elsa Dreisig   © Simon Fowler

Elsa Dreisig soprano; Jonathan Ware piano

Sunday 2 February 2020 3:00PM

The Last Journey

Ermonela Jaho   © Fadil Berisha

Ermonela Jaho soprano; Steven Maughan piano

Sunday 2 February 2020 7:30PM

An Evening with Rosina Storchio

Max Raabe   © Gregor Hohenberg

Max Raabe singer; Christoph Israel piano

Wednesday 5 February 2020 7:30PM

Carolyn Sampson   © Marco Borggreve

Carolyn Sampson soprano; Joseph Middleton piano

Friday 14 February 2020 1:00PM

Album Launch Recital

Anna Caterina Antonacci   © JD Shaw

Anna Caterina Antonacci soprano; Donald Sulzen piano

Tuesday 18 February 2020 7:30PM

Respighi, Boulanger, Britten and Poulenc

Julia Sitkovetsky   © Christina Haldane

Julia Sitkovetsky soprano; Roger Vignoles piano

Sunday 23 February 2020 3:00PM

Debussy, Britten, Strauss and Rachmaninov

Anna Huntley   © Kaupo Kikkas

Anna Huntley mezzo-soprano; Graham Johnson piano

Sunday 1 March 2020 3:00PM

Confinement and Freedom: women abandoned and on the open road

Nelly Miricioiu   © Alex Schröder

Nelly Miricioiu soprano; David Gowland piano

Friday 6 March 2020 1:00PM

Donceanu, Brediceanu, Stoia and more

Bethan Langford   © Clive Barda

Bethan Langford mezzo-soprano; Sholto Kynoch piano

Sunday 8 March 2020 3:00PM

Haydn, Schubert, Brahms and Rossini

Stéphane Degout   © Jean-Baptiste Millot

Stéphane Degout baritone; Simon Lepper piano

Sunday 8 March 2020 7:30PM

Fauré, Tchaikovsky and Schumann

Martin Mitterrutzner   © Altenberger

Martin Mitterrutzner tenor; Gerold Huber piano

Friday 13 March 2020 7:30PM

Liszt, Britten and Schubert

Dame Sarah Connolly   © Peter Warren

Dame Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Thursday 19 March 2020 7:30PM

Beethoven, Webern, Schoenberg and more

Iestyn Davies   © Chris Sorensen

Iestyn Davies countertenor; Thomas Dunford lute

Sunday 22 March 2020 7:30PM

England’s Orpheus

Johannes Kammler   © Besim Mazhiqi

Johannes Kammler baritone; Roger Vignoles piano

Sunday 29 March 2020 7:30PM

Strauss, Vaughan Williams and Schumann

Kitty Whately   © Chris McAndrew

Kitty Whately mezzo-soprano; Joseph Middleton piano

Sunday 5 April 2020 3:00PM

Mahler, A Mahler, C Schumann and more

Gerald Finley   © Sim Canetty-Clarke

Gerald Finley bass-baritone; Julius Drake piano

Tuesday 7 April 2020 7:30PM

Fauré, Duparc, Barber and more

Mark Padmore   © Marco Borggreve

Mark Padmore tenor; Kristian Bezuidenhout fortepiano

Thursday 16 April 2020 7:30PM

Schubert

Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2020

Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2020

Tuesday 21 April 2020 1:30PM

Semi-Final

Allan Clayton   © Sim Canetty-Clarke

Allan Clayton tenor; James Baillieu piano

Wednesday 22 April 2020 7:30PM

Rainier, Purcell, Croft, Humfrey and Britten

Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2020

Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2020

Friday 24 April 2020 6:00PM

Final

Kathryn Rudge   © Sussie Ahlburg

Kathryn Rudge mezzo-soprano; Christopher Glynn piano

Sunday 26 April 2020 3:00PM

Berlioz and Strauss

Sir Bryn Terfel   © Mitch Jenkins

Cancelled: Sir Bryn Terfel bass-baritone; Malcolm Martineau piano

Thursday 30 April 2020 7:30PM

Ronan Collett   © Gerard Collett

Ronan Collett baritone; Nicholas Rimmer piano

Sunday 3 May 2020 3:00PM

Ravel, Eisler, Ives and Gruenberg

Milan Siljanov

Milan Siljanov bass-baritone; Nino Chokhonelidze piano

Sunday 3 May 2020 7:30PM

Schubert, Liszt, Pfitzner, Musorgsky and Poulenc

Schubert's spectacles © Internationales Franz Schubert Institut

Sarah Fox soprano; Ema Nikolovska mezzo-soprano; Simon Bode tenor; Marcus Farnsworth baritone; Graham Johnson piano

Thursday 7 May 2020 7:30PM

2020 Vision - The Eyes Have It

Matthias Goerne   © Caroline de Bon

Matthias Goerne baritone; Jan Lisiecki piano

Sunday 10 May 2020 7:30PM

Beethoven

Iestyn Davies   © Chris Sorensen

Iestyn Davies countertenor; Allan Clayton tenor; James Newby baritone; Alec Frank-Gemmill horn; Olivia Jageurs harp; James Baillieu piano

Thursday 21 May 2020 7:30PM

Britten

Iestyn Davies   © Benjamin Ealovega

Iestyn Davies countertenor; Joseph Middleton piano

Saturday 13 June 2020 7:30PM

Schubert

Roderick Williams   © Benjamin Ealovega

Roderick Williams baritone; Christopher Glynn piano

Monday 29 June 2020 7:30PM

A Hardy Songbook

Mark Padmore   © Marco Borggreve

Mark Padmore tenor; Kristian Bezuidenhout fortepiano

Tuesday 7 July 2020 7:30PM

Schubert

Christiane Karg   © Gisela Schenker

Christiane Karg soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Friday 10 July 2020 7:00PM

Mahler

Ilker Arcayürek

Ilker Arcayürek tenor; Simon Lepper piano

Wednesday 15 July 2020 7:30PM

Ewige Freundschaft

Dame Sarah Connolly   © Peter Warren

Dame Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano; Andrew Staples tenor; Aurora Orchestra; Nicholas Collon conductor

Friday 17 July 2020 10:00PM

Mahler

Paula Murrihy   © Barbara Aumüller

Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano; Sholto Kynoch piano

Saturday 18 July 2020 11:00AM

Oxford Lieder: Mahler Day

Marcus Farnsworth   © Andy Staples

Marcus Farnsworth baritone; James Cheung piano

Saturday 18 July 2020 1:00PM

Oxford Lieder: Mahler Day

Catriona Morison

Catriona Morison mezzo-soprano; Julius Drake piano

Saturday 18 July 2020 4:00PM

Oxford Lieder: Mahler Day

Birgid Steinberger   © Werner Mokesch

Birgid Steinberger soprano; Stephan Loges bass-baritone; Sholto Kynoch piano

Saturday 18 July 2020 7:30PM

Oxford Lieder: Mahler Day

Ailish Tynan   © Benjamin Ealovega

Ailish Tynan soprano; Iain Burnside piano

Monday 20 July 2020 7:30PM

Wolf, Duparc, Berlioz and more

Spring 2020 Wigmore Series

Booking is now open for Wigmore Series concerts and Learning events for January - March 2020.

Summer 2019 Wigmore Series

Priority booking is now open for concerts and Learning events up to July 2020.

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