Sarah Connolly opens Wigmore Hall’s 2016/17 season



Sarah Connolly returns to Wigmore Hall on 9 September to give the opening recital of the 2016/17 season, accompanied by regular partner Malcolm Martineau. Their programme includes a selection of Schumann’s Hans Christian Andersen Lieder, Mahler’s ‘Rückert lieder’, Berlioz’ ‘Les nuits d’été’, Debussy’s ‘Trois Chansons de Bilitis’ and Poulenc’s ‘Banalités’.
In addition to her performances on the concert platform and opera stage, Sarah enjoys a busy recital career and her 2016/17 season features recitals at the Oxford Lieder Festival with Eugene Asti (15 October); in Madrid (19 December) and Amsterdam (14 February) with Julius Drake; in Schwarzenberg with Graham Johnson (19 June) and at the Leeds Lieder Festival (26 November) and in Atlanta (11 March), San Francisco (23 March) and New York (15 & 17 March) with Joseph Middleton.
Sarah Connolly and Malcolm Martineau perform at Wigmore Hall on Friday 9 September at 7.30pm. More information and tickets here
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