In celebration of his 70th birthday tomorrow, Wigmore Hall
will tonight host Sir Thomas Allen.
Joined by accompanist Malcolm Martineau
, he will perform works close to his heart by Haydn, Brahms, Wolf, Ravel and Quilter.
Following on from this, Sir Thomas Allen is joined by accompanist Joseph Middleton on a tour of the United Kingdom and Ireland, performing Schubert’s Winterreise. Their opening recital is on September 26th at St Alban’s Church, Frant with subsequent performances on:
5 October – National Concert Hall, Dublin
10 October – Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff
15 October – Barber Institute, Birmingham
25 October – Holywell Music Room, Oxford
6 November – Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester