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

Dame Sarah Connolly   © Jan Capinski

Dame Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Tuesday 23 July 2019 7:30PM

Brahms, Mahler, Wolf, Bridge and Howells

Mark Padmore   © Marco Borggreve

Mark Padmore tenor; Paul Lewis piano

Wednesday 24 July 2019 7:30PM

Brahms, Mahler and Schumann

Sir Simon Keenlyside   © Uwe Arens

Sir Simon Keenlyside baritone; Howard McGill woodwind; Gordon Campbell trombone; Richard Pryce double bass; Matthew Regan piano; Mark Allis drums

Friday 26 July 2019 7:30PM

Blue Skies: Songlines to American Music

Louise Alder   © Gerard Collett

Louise Alder soprano; Christine Rice mezzo-soprano; Allan Clayton tenor; James Newby baritone; James Baillieu piano

Friday 13 September 2019 7:30PM

Britten Gala

Iestyn Davies   © Benjamin Ealovega

Iestyn Davies countertenor; The English Concert; Trevor Pinnock director, harpsichord

Monday 16 September 2019 7:30PM

Iestyn Davies 40th Birthday Concert

Mark Padmore   © Marco Borggreve

Mark Padmore tenor; Kristian Bezuidenhout fortepiano

Friday 20 September 2019 7:30PM


Carolyn Sampson   © Marco Borggreve

Carolyn Sampson soprano; Kristian Bezuidenhout fortepiano

Tuesday 24 September 2019 7:30PM

Herbing, Mozart, Wolff and more

Gabriel Fauré © Derived from Pierre Petit 1905 – Gallica 2010

French Song Exchange Showcase

Wednesday 25 September 2019 1:00PM

Gabriel Fauré © Derived from Pierre Petit 1905 – Gallica 2010

French Song Exchange Showcase

Thursday 26 September 2019 1:00PM

Sasha Cooke   © Vero Kherian

Sasha Cooke mezzo-soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Friday 27 September 2019 7:30PM

Schumann and Brahms

Ian Bostridge   © Sim Canetty-Clarke

Ian Bostridge tenor; Steven Isserlis cello; Olli Mustonen piano

Monday 30 September 2019 7:30PM

Schubert, Schumann, Kurtág and more

Independent Opera Scholars Recital Group 2019 © Benjamin Ealovega

Nia Coleman soprano; Filipe Manu tenor; Joel Williams tenor; Kyu Choi baritone; Simon Lepper piano

Thursday 3 October 2019 7:30PM

Independent Opera Scholars’ Recital 2019

Christian Gerhaher   © Gregor Hohenberg

Christian Gerhaher baritone; Gerold Huber piano

Friday 4 October 2019 7:30PM

Purcell, Weldon, Brahms, Musorgsky and Dvořák

Christiane Karg   © Gisela Schenker

Christiane Karg soprano; Sabine Meyer clarinet; Malcolm Martineau piano

Saturday 5 October 2019 7:30PM

Schubert, Lachner, Schumann and more

Elizabeth Watts   © Marco Borggreve

Elizabeth Watts soprano; Julius Drake piano

Monday 7 October 2019 7:30PM

Strauss, Berg, Chaminade and Rachmaninov

Soraya Mafi   © Raphaëlle Photography

Soraya Mafi soprano; Simon Lepper piano

Sunday 13 October 2019 3:00PM

From Dawn Til Dusk

Marielou Jacquard and Kunal Lahiry © Musée d'Orsay/Sophie Crépy

Marielou Jacquard mezzo-soprano; Kunal Lahiry piano; Alex Rosen bass; Michał Biel piano

Friday 18 October 2019 3:00PM

Schubert, Ravel, Fauré and Poulenc

Marie-Laure Garnier and Célia Oneto Bensaid © Musée d'Orsay/Sophie Crépy

Marie-Laure Garnier soprano; Célia Oneto Bensaid piano; Jean-Christophe Lanièce baritone; Romain Louveau piano

Sunday 20 October 2019 3:00PM

Debussy, Massenet, Schumann and more

Catriona Morison   © John Cooper

Catriona Morison mezzo-soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Wednesday 23 October 2019 7:30PM

Grieg, Schumann, Berg, Viardot and Brahms

Christoph Prégardien   © Marco Borggreve

Christoph Prégardien tenor; Julius Drake piano

Wednesday 30 October 2019 7:30PM

Beethoven and Schubert

Roderick Williams   © Benjamin Ealovega

Roderick Williams baritone; Iain Burnside piano

Wednesday 6 November 2019 7:30PM

A Voyage Around Hardy

A Garden in Italy, oil on canvas © Julian Vilarrubi

Samling Showcase 2019

Friday 8 November 2019 7:30PM

Come into the Garden: Samling Showcase

Alessandro Fisher   © Gerard Collett

Alessandro Fisher tenor; Ashok Gupta piano

Sunday 10 November 2019 3:00PM

Schumann, Rachmaninov and Poulenc

Robin Tritschler   © Benjamin Ealovega

Robin Tritschler tenor; Jonathan Ware piano

Thursday 14 November 2019 7:30PM

Fabled Songs

Andrè Schuen   © Guido Werner

Andrè Schuen baritone; Daniel Heide piano

Saturday 23 November 2019 7:30PM

Mahler and Schubert

Brenda Rae   © Kristin Hoebermann

Brenda Rae soprano; Malcolm Martineau piano

Sunday 24 November 2019 7:30PM

Copland, Argento, Larsen and Liebermann

Jamie Barton   © Rebecca Fay

Jamie Barton mezzo-soprano; Kathleen Kelly piano

Saturday 30 November 2019 7:30PM

Warren, Boulanger, Beach and more

Thomas Hampson   © Jiyang Chen

Thomas Hampson baritone; Wolfram Rieger piano

Thursday 5 December 2019 7:30PM

Barber and Wolf

Claire Booth   © Sven Arnstein

Claire Booth soprano; Susan Bickley mezzo-soprano; Nicky Spence tenor; Andrew Matthews-Owen piano

Sunday 8 December 2019 3:00PM

Jonathan Dove Birthday Concert

Thomas Oliemans   © Marco Borggreve

Thomas Oliemans baritone; Malcolm Martineau piano

Sunday 8 December 2019 7:30PM

Schumann, Gade and Brahms

Alice Coote   © Jiyang Chen

Alice Coote mezzo-soprano; Julius Drake piano

Thursday 12 December 2019 7:30PM

Take these songs I have sung to you, my love

Ailish Tynan   © Benjamin Ealovega

Ailish Tynan soprano; Anna Huntley mezzo-soprano; Theodore Platt baritone; Graham Johnson piano

Saturday 21 December 2019 7:30PM

A Winter Birthday

Claron McFadden   © Erik de Jong

Claron McFadden soprano; Alexander Melnikov piano

Sunday 22 December 2019 7:30PM

Prokofiev, Cage, Berio and more

Tara Erraught   © Kristin Hoebermann

Tara Erraught mezzo-soprano; James Baillieu piano

Sunday 29 December 2019 7:30PM

Loewe, Mahler, Trad/Irish and Harty

Beethoven Festival Weekend

Booking is now open for 10 concerts over 2 days to kick-off Wigmore Hall's season-long celebration of Beethoven.

Autumn 2019 Wigmore Series

Booking is now open for Wigmore Series concerts and Learning events for September - December 2019

Wigmore Hall's Audience Fund

Help us fully fund our programme of over 1,000 concerts and events every year