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Esmé Quartet play the Wigmore Hall

The first of two concerts by Korean performers this Sunday:

Esmé Quartet

Sunday 27 October 2019 11:30am
Wigmore Hall | 36 Wigmore Street | London W1U 2BP
Tickets £16 | £14 | Book tickets
Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition Winner’s Concert
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval

Esme Quartet
photo: Sihoo Kim

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): String Quartet in G K387 ‘Spring’
Robert Schumann (1810-1856): String Quartet in A minor Op. 41 No. 1

Wonhee Bae and Yuna Ha – Violin
Jiwon Kim – viola
Ye-eun Heo – cello

Its name deriving from the old French word for ‘being loved’, the four female musicians who make up the Esmé Quartet hail from Korea and are currently based in Germany. Their international renown dates from their multi-prize winning triumph at the 2018 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition, which included first prize.

Coffee for the Sunday Morning Concert Series is generously provided by Café de Colombia

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