Wigmore Hall

Making a welcome return to Wigmore Hall, Korean Hyeyoon Park has established herself as a violinist of outstanding gifts and expressive power. Her programme precedes one of Beethoven’s most challenging works for the instrument with Szymanowski’s subtle and elusive myth-based poems. Hyeyoon Park violin | Sholto Kynoch piano Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937): Myths Op. 30 Ludwig […]

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Sunwook Kim plays the Wigmore Hall

by Events Editor 19 December 2018
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Winner of the 2006 Leeds Piano Competition, the South Korean’s programme has as its lynchpins three major sonatas alongside a world première of a new work by his compatriot Donghoon Shin, the RPS composition prize winner and the awardee of the LSO Panufnik commission. Programme Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Piano Sonata in D K311 Ludwig […]

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Novus String Quartet coffee concert at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 8 December 2018
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Novus String Quartet play Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky Sunday 16 December 2018 11:30AM Wigmore Hall £16 (Concs £14) includes programme and coffee/sherry/juice | Book tickets This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval Mendelssohn’s A minor quartet is an early work, written in 1827 when he was 18 and shows the impact […]

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Event news: Jongmin Park’s Wigmore Hall debut

by Events Editor 8 May 2017
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Jongmin Park, winner of the song prize in the 2015 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition, makes his Wigmore Hall debut. Included in the programme are two Korean art songs that he included in his Cardiff recitals. Jongmin Park bass; Simon Lepper piano Schumann, Mendelssohn, Kim and Cho Wigmore Hall, Sunday 4 June 2017 […]

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Event news: Sunwook Kim plays Mozart, Schubert & Beethoven at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 15 October 2016
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Notice of an upcoming Wigmore recital. Fresh from a tour of Asia, Sunwook Kim performed Tchaikovsky 1 three times with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra last week in their tour of South and West England, and returns to the capital to give a recital of Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert. His recent album of works by Brahms […]

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Event news: Sumi Hwang Wigmore Hall recital

by Events Editor 20 October 2015
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Last year’s Queen Elisabeth Competition winner Sumi Hwang will be performing at the Wigmore Hall next week as part of the Rosenblatt Recital Series. LKL readers can benefit from a discounted ticket offer of £16 tickets for £10 using the code “Rosenblatt1610” when booking on the phone or in person. Sumi Hwang soprano | Helmut […]

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Kun Woo Paik plays Schubert, at the Wigmore Hall

by Events Editor 31 March 2015
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An evening of Schubert coming up at the Wigmore: Kun Woo Paik: a Schubert recital Time: Wednesday 22 April 2015 7:30PM Venue: Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, London, W1U 2BP £35 | £30 | £25| £18 Book via the Wigmore Hall website Kun Woo Paik is greatly admired for his passionate and virtuosic playing. He […]

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Jenna Sung piano recital at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 1 November 2014
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A Sunday piano recital that commemorates the Sewol disaster: Jenna Sung, piano Jaques Samuel Pianos Intercollegiate Piano Competition Winner 16 November 2014 – 7:30pm Ticket Prices: £15 £13 £10 £8 Ticket bookings are subject to a £1.50 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per-ticket. Book tickets on the Wigmore Hall […]

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Tenor Yun Jung-soo’s Wigmore Hall debut

by Events Editor 27 June 2013
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The Richard Tauber prize for singers is awarded every 2 years in a competition sponsored by the Anglo-Austrian Music Society. It is open to young singers of any country resident in the United Kingdom or Austria. The first prize is £5,000 plus a public recital in London. The 2010 winner was Yun Jung-soo. The Anglo-Austrian […]

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Grace Yeo’s Wigmore debut

by Events Editor 10 October 2012
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Grace Yeo has been a regular lunchtime recitalist for a number of years. So it’s nice to see her making her debut at the Wigmore Hall on 4 November. The interesting programme includes a UK premiere of two pieces by the modern Korean composer Uzong Choe. Grace Yeo, piano Kirckman Concert Society Series Date: 4 […]

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Concert notes: HJ Lim at the Wigmore

by Philip Gowman 4 August 2012
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She strode onto the stage in her trademark silk trouser suit, casually tossed a handkerchief into the piano and launched immediately into the intensity of the first of Rachmaninov’s Etudes Tableaux Op 33. HJ Lim’s debut at the Wigmore had departed. As when a bus driver puts his foot on the accelerator before his passengers […]

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HJ Lim’s Wigmore debut

by Events Editor 12 July 2012
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Korean pianist HJ Lim has her official London debut at the Wigmore Hall on 20 July 2012. Expect passion and nostalgia in her Rachmaninov, and an explosive opening to her Hammerklavier. LKL heard her at Abbey Road studios earlier this year, and got a chance to interview her this week. We’ll be in the front […]

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Fournier Trio in Wigmore Hall debut

by Events Editor 12 October 2011
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The Fournier Trio, featuring Korean violinist Sulki Yu with Pei-Jee Ng (Cello) and Chiao-Ying Chang (Piano) will be making their Wigmore debut on 17 October. The programme includes a world premiere. Fournier Trio – The Kirckman Concert Series Date: 17 October 2011 – 7:30pm Place: Wigmore Hall (36 Wigmore Street, London W1U 2BP) Ticket Prices: […]

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Sulki Yu at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 20 November 2009
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News of an upcoming recital at the Wigmore featuring talented Korean violinist Sulki Yu. PLG YOUNG ARTISTS Monday 30 November 2009 at 7.30pm Sulki Yu violin Chiao-Ying Chang piano Zalas Trio Carlota Amargós violin Beatrix Graf clarinet Nikolaos Stavlas piano PROGRAMME Ysaÿe: Sonata No. 3 ‘Ballade’ for solo violin Edwin Roxburgh: Sonata for violin and […]

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Kim So-Ock at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 20 November 2009
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Tuesday 1 December 2009 – 7:30 PM Wigmore Hall Performers So-Ock Kim violin Sunwook Kim piano Programme Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Op. 96 Chausson Poème Op. 25 Elgar Violin Sonata in E minor Op. 82 Ravel Tzigane About this concert Both natives of South Korea, So-Ock Kim is a previous gold medallist […]

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Meehyun Ahn at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 8 July 2009
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Notice of a sparkling piano recital by Korean pianist Meehyun Ahn, this Sunday 12 July at the Wigmore Hall at 7:30pm. Meehyun Ahn (안미현) has been described as one of the leading pianists of her generation “with skilled and artistic excellence” who has been influenced by the traditional Russian school of pianism. Her solid and […]

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Min-jin Kym at the Wigmore

by Events Editor 22 May 2009
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News of Min-jin Kym’s violin recital at the Wigmore tomorrow evening, 23 May. Min-Jin Kym violin Ian Brown piano Stravinsky Suite italienne arr. from Pulcinella for violin & piano Beethoven Violin Sonata in A Op. 30 No. 1 Brahms Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Op. 78 Bartók Rhapsody No. 1 The distinguished duo, Min-Jin […]

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