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Schumann: Fantasiestucke, Op. 12; Davidsbundlertanze; Janacek: Along an Overgrown Path, bk 1 / Jonathan Biss, piano
Schumann: Fantasiestucke, Op. 12; Davidsbundlertanze; Janacek: Along an Overgrown Path, bk 1 / Jonathan Biss, piano

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2014-06-10

Works: Robert Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 12; Davidsbündlertänze for Piano, Op. 6; Gesang der Frühe no 5 (Im Ansange ruhiges, im verlauf bewegtes tempo), for piano, Op. 133/5; Leos Jan...
Performers: Biss, Jonathan

Of the American pianist Jonathan Biss, the Guardian recently observed that 'he has few peers as a Schumann pianist today'.

Jonathan Biss placed Schumann at

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Schubert: Songs / Ian Bostridge, tenor; Julius Drake, piano
Schubert: Songs / Ian Bostridge, tenor; Julius Drake, piano

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2014-05-13

Works: Franz Schubert: Der Strom ("Mein Leben wälzt sich"), song for voice & piano, D. 565; Auf der Donau, D 553/Op. 21 no 1; Lied eines Schiffers an die Dioskuren, D 360/Op. 65 no 1; Nachtstück (...
Performers: Bostridge, Ian; Drake, Julius [Piano]

Recorded live at Wigmore Hall, London, on 13 September 2013.

From the wild energy of 'Der Strom' to the rapt contemplation of the sublime 'Die

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Arise, My Muse / Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Richard Egarr & friends
Arise, My Muse / Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Richard Egarr & friends

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2014-03-04

Works: Henry Purcell: Ode for Queen Mary's Birthday, Z 320; Come ye sons of Art, away, Z 323; Welcome to all the Pleasures, Z 339; Yorkshire Feast Song, Z 333; Hail! bright Cecilia, Z 328; Celebrate this fe...
Performers: Carter, William; Cicic, Bojan; Davies, Iestyn; Debus, Tabea [Recorder]; Egarr, Richard; Kuhn, Julia [Violin/Viola]; Levy, Mark [Viol]; Pedder, Stephen [Violin]; Thorby, Pamela

Famed for the crystalline beauty of his voice and the breath-taking daring of his artistry, British countertenor Iestyn Davies returned to Wigmore Hall with a...continue...
Personnel: Richard Egarr (harpsichord); William Carter (theorbo); Bojan Cicic (violin); Mark Levy (viola da gamba); Pamela Thorby (recorder).

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Songs by Schumann and Reimann / Wolfgang Holzmair, baritone; Imogen Cooper, piano
Songs by Schumann and Reimann / Wolfgang Holzmair, baritone; Imogen Cooper, piano

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2013-12-03

Works: Robert Schumann: Mein Wagen rollet langsam, song for voice & piano, Op. 142/4; Es leuchtet meine Liebe, song for voice & piano, Op. 127/3; Romances and Ballades iii, Op. 53; Romances and Ballades i, ...
Performers: Cooper, Imogen; Holzmair, Wolfgang

Since making his Wigmore Hall debut and launching his career in 1989, baritone Wolfgang Holzmair has enjoyed an international reputation as one of the finest...continue...
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Songs by Strauss, Fauré, Debussy, Poulenc, Wolf & Berg / Christiane Karg, soprano; Malcolm Martineau, piano
Songs by Strauss, Fauré, Debussy, Poulenc, Wolf & Berg / Christiane Karg, soprano; Malcolm Martineau, piano

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2013-09-24

Works: Richard Strauss: Die erwachte Rose ("Die Knospe träumte von Sonnenschein"), song for voice & piano, o.Op. 66 (TrV 90,; Rote Rosen ("Weisst Du die Rose, die Du mir gegeben?"), song for voice & pi...
Performers: Karg, Christiane; Martineau, Malcolm

Recorded live at Wigmore Hall, London, on 19 July 2012

The Wigmore Hall debut of young Bavarian soprano Christiane Karg in July 2012 proved a

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Haydn & Schumann: String Quartets / Elias Quartet
Haydn & Schumann: String Quartets / Elias Quartet

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2012-05-08

Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet for Strings in E flat major, Op. 64 no 6/H 3 no 64; Robert Schumann: Quartet for Strings no 1 in A minor, Op. 41/1; Spoken Word: Spoken introduction to the performance of ...
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Ensemble: Elias String Quartet

The Elias String Quartet returns to Wigmore Hall Live with a much anticipated disc of Haydn and Schumann, recorded live in concert, September 2010.

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Schubert: Schwanengesang / Christopher Maltman, baritone; Graham Johnson, piano
Schubert: Schwanengesang / Christopher Maltman, baritone; Graham Johnson, piano

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2012-03-27

Works: Franz Schubert: Schwanengesang, D 957; Herbst, D 945; Der Winterabend, D 938; Spoken Word: Introduction to Schubert's Herbst; Introduction to Schubert's Der Winterabend
Performers: Johnson, Graham [Piano]; Maltman, Christopher

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Maltman brings a light touch to 'Liebesbotschaft', beautifully complemented by the filigree of Johnson's accompaniment...The second encore, 'Der Winterabend', culminates ...continue...
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Handel: Nine German Arias / Davies
Handel: Nine German Arias / Davies

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2011-01-25

Works: Dietrich Buxtehude: Jubilate Domino, omnis terra, BuxWV 64; Henry Purcell: Gentle shepherds, you that know, song, Z. 464; What a sad fate is mine, a song on a Ground, Z. 428; An Evening Hymn to the ...
Performers: Davies, Iestyn
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Ensemble: Ensemble Guadagni

Winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society Award for Best Young Artist 2009, countertenor Iestyn Davies demonstrated that he is the outstanding artist of his generation....continue...
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Wolf, Strauss: Songs / Kirchschlager
Wolf, Strauss: Songs / Kirchschlager

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2010-11-09

Works: Hugo Wolf: Auf einer Wanderung ("In ein freudliches Städtchen"), song for voice & piano (Mörike Lieder); Im Frühling ("Hier lieg ich"), song for voice & piano (Mörike Lieder); Auf...
Performers: Kirchschlager, Angelika [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Vignoles, Roger [Piano]

In this collection Kirchschlager and Vignoles collaborate to perform nine Strauss songs as well as Wolf's lieder to texts by Eduard Mörike and Gottfried Keller....continue...
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Miklós Perényi, Dénes Várjon play Bach, Brahms, Britten
Miklós Perényi, Dénes Várjon play Bach, Brahms, Britten

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2010-06-01

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009; Benjamin Britten: Sonata for cello & piano in C major, Op. 65; Johannes Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano no 2 in F major, Op. ...
Performers: Perenyi, Miklos [Cello]; Varjon, Denes

Hungarian cellist Miklos Perenyi was a prize winner in the 1962 International Casals Competition held in Budapest. In 1974 he was appointed a teacher at...continue...
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Not Just Dowland
Not Just Dowland

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2010-02-23

Works: Philip Rosseter: Prelude, for lute; Robert Johnson: Away Delights, for soprano voice & 10-string lute; Oh, let us howl; Care charming sleep; Pavan 3 for lute in C minor; Have you seen but a white lil...
Performers: Wadsworth, Matthew

"Everything was so perfect, the evening seemed to pass in a flash," was The Independent's verdict on the Wigmore Hall recital in December 2008 by...continue...
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Songs by Schubert, Wolf, Fauré and Ravel / Keenlyside, Martineau
Songs by Schubert, Wolf, Fauré and Ravel / Keenlyside, Martineau

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2009-11-10

Works: Franz Schubert: An Sylvia; Die Einseidelei II ("Es rieselt klar"), song for voice & piano, D. 393; Sehnsucht, D 52; Die Sterne, D 939/Op. 96 no 1; Himmelsfunken, D 651; Schwanengesang, D 957; Hugo Wo...
Performers: Keenlyside, Simon; Martineau, Malcolm

Simon Keenlyside is one of Britain's most sought after and charismatic singers. His deep fascination and natural instinct for languages both human and avian is...continue...
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Schubert: Piano Sonata in A major D 959, Piano Sonata in C major 'Reliquie' D 840 / Jonathan Biss
Schubert: Piano Sonata in A major D 959, Piano Sonata in C major 'Reliquie' D 840 / Jonathan Biss

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2009-10-13

Works: György Kurtág: Games; Hommage à Schubert, for piano (from Játékok); Franz Schubert: Sonata for Piano in C major, D 840 "Reliquie"; Sonata for Piano in A major, D 959; Spoken ...
Performers: Biss, Jonathan

Wigmore Hall Live releases a new CD by pianist Jonathan Biss of works by Franz Schubert and Gyorgy Kurtag. Recorded before a live audience at...continue...
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Songs by Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, etc / Ewa Podles, Garrick Ohlsson
Songs by Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, etc / Ewa Podles, Garrick Ohlsson

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2009-03-10

Works: Frédéric Chopin: Gdzie lubi (There Where She Loves), song for voice & piano, Op. 74/5, CT. 133; Pierscien (The Ring), song for voice & piano, Op. 74/14, CT. 142; Wojak (The Warrior), song f...
Performers: Ohlsson, Garrick

Wigmore Hall Live proudly presents an all-Russian and Polish recital by the enigmatic Ewa Podles, widely regarded as the world's leading contralto and one of...continue...
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Mussorgsky: Songs and Dances of Death;  Rorem: Songs / Gerald Finley, Julius Drake
Mussorgsky: Songs and Dances of Death; Rorem: Songs / Gerald Finley, Julius Drake

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2008-11-11

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Don Juan's Serenade, Op. 38, no 1; It Was in The Early Spring, Op. 38, no 2; Songs (6), Op. 38; Does the Day Reign, Op. 47, no 6; The mild stars shone for us, song for voic...
Performers: Drake, Julius [Piano]; Finley, Gerald [Bass-Baritone Vocals]

Recorded Live at Wigmore Hall, 18 October 2007, this new release adds to Gerald Finley’s already illustrious career. After his initial appearances at Glyndebourne in...continue...
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Wagner, Wolf, Britten, etc: Songs / Brewer, Vignoles
Wagner, Wolf, Britten, etc: Songs / Brewer, Vignoles

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2008-04-29

Works: Richard Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder; Hugo Wolf: Goethe Lieder; Benjamin Britten: Cabaret songs (4) for Hedli Anderson, for voice & piano; John Carter: Cantata, for voice & piano; Spoken Word: Announcem...
Performers: Brewer, Christine; Vignoles, Roger [Piano]

Grammy Award winning American soprano Christine Brewer's appearances in opera, concert and recital are marked with her own unique timbre, at once warm and brilliant,...continue...
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Mahler, Handel, etc / Lieberson, Vignoles
Mahler, Handel, etc / Lieberson, Vignoles

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2007-04-10

Works: Gustav Mahler: Rückert Lieder (5); George Frederick Handel: Ariodante; Theodora; Peter Lieberson: Rilke Songs (5); Ashoka's Dream, opera; Spoken Word: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson's spoken introducti...
Performers: Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine; Vignoles, Roger [Piano]

"The major work in Lorraine Hunt-Lieberson's recital is the five Ruckert settings of Mahler, whose orchestrally conceived piano parts are realised by Roger Vignoles. The...continue...
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