Regula Mühlemann, Diana Damrau, Karita Mattila, & Christian Gerhaher Lead Wigmore Hall’s 2022-23 Autumn Season

By Francisco Salazar

Wigmore Hall has announced details for its Autumn 2022 season. Here is a look at the vocal performances.

Regula Mühlemann soprano and La Folia Barockorchester open the season with Cleopatra featuring music by Hasse, Vivaldi, Legrenzi, Graun, and Händel.

Performance Date: Sept. 8, 2022

Elizabeth Llewellyn and Simon Lepper perform a program of music by Coleridge-Taylor, G Mahler and Strauss.

Performance Date: Sept. 9, 2022

Christoph Prégardien and Michael Gees team up for Brahms, G Mahler, and Schubert.

Performance Date: Sept. 12, 2022

Diana Damrau and Xavier de Maistre continue their collaboration in songs by Schubert, Rossini, Fauré and Debussy. 

Performance Date: Sept. 12, 2022

Vox Luminis take on Ein Deutsches Barock-Requiem.

Performance Date: Sept. 15, 2022

Le Concert Spirituel sing Fauré’s Requiem.

Performance Date: Sept. 17, 2022

Fatma Said and Malcolm Martineau perform the music of Debussy, Duparc, and Falla.

Performance Date: Sept. 20, 2022

Performance Date: Sept. 21, 2022

Académie Orsay-Royaumont Young Singers Platform perform Chaminade, Chausson, Debussy, Berg, Debussy, and Poulenc.
Performance Dates: Sept. 22 & 23, 2022

The Mozartists, Chiara Skerath, and Ian Page perform Mozart and Czech music.

Performance Date: Sept. 26, 2022

The English Concert and Harry Bicket will lead Hilary Cronin, Iestyn Davies, Ashley Riches, and Hugh Cutting in Blow and Purcell.

Performance Date: Sept. 27, 2022

Dame Sarah Connolly and Joseph Middleton take on the music of Barber, Berg, and Chausson.

Performance Date: Sept. 28, 2022

French Song Exchange Showcase will feature soloists Caroline Taylor, Kirsty McLean, Laurence Kilsby, and Sebastian Wybrew. 

Performance Date: Sept. 30, 2022

Schumann Quartet and Anna Lucia Richter team up for Frei aber einsam.

Performance Date: Sept. 30, 2022

Kieran Carrel and Jonathan Ware perform a program entitled WInter journey featuring music by Schubert and Britten.

Performance Date: Oct. 2, 2022

Siglo de Oro take on The Mysterious Motet Book of 1539

Performance Date: Oct. 8, 2022

Xavier Sabata and Vespres D’Arnadi perform rare opera arias in inVISIBILI

Performance Date: Oct. 8, 2022

The Gesualdo Six perform a program entitled Josquin’s Legacy.

Performance Date: Oct. 10, 2022

The Brabant Ensemble perform music by Jean Mouton.

Performance Date: Oct. 10, 2022

​Works by Vaughan Williams are set alongside others by his teachers, pupils, friends and colleagues in Roderick Williams and Susie Allan’s recital.

Performance Date: Oct. 13, 2022

Christine Rice and Julius Drake focus on Berlioz and Britten.

Performance Date: Oct. 17, 2022

La Nuova Musica, David Bates, Louise Kemény, and Ben Johnson perform Selva Morale e Spirituale – madrigals and motets.

Performance Date: Oct. 18, 2022

Barber, G Mahler, and Liszt make up Masabane Cecilia Rangwanasha and Simon Lepper program.

Performance Date: Oct. 19, 2022

French Song Exchange Showcase will feature Olivia Boen, Louise Fuller, Stephanie Wake-Edwards, Glen Cunningham, and Sebastian Wybrew. 

Performance Date: Oct. 21, 2022

Ludlow English Song Day will feature Natalya Romaniw, Marta Fontanals-Simmons, Benson Wilson, and Iain Burnside.

Performance Date: Oct. 22, 2022

Claire Barnett-Jones, Nicky Spence, Rosalind Ventris, and Iain Burnside take on a program entitled Lord, come away!

Performance Date: Oct. 22, 2022

‘Hiraeth’: Celtic perspectives will showcase Harriet Burns, Ailish Tynan, Elgan Llŷr Thomas, Robin Tritschler, Adam Walker, Rosalind Ventris, and Ian Tindale.

Performance Date: Oct. 22, 2022

Robert Murray, James Atkinson, Iain Burnside, Katy Hamilton, Donald Macleod, and Ian Skelly lead Still alive & frying bacon: Gerald Finzi’s life in songs and letters.

Performance Date: Oct. 22, 2022

Kitty Whately and William Vann perform a program titled The House of Life.

Performance Date: Oct. 23, 2022

Les Arts Florissants and William Christie perform Airs sérieux et à boire Volume 4 with soloists Emmanuelle de Negri, Anna Reinhold, Cyril Auvity, Marc Mauillon, and Lisandro Abadie.

Performance Date: Oct. 23, 2022

Carolyn Sampson and Joseph Middleton perform music by Britten, Huw Watkins, Poulenc, and Purcell.

Performance Date: Oct. 25, 2022

Songs by Mozart, Strauss, Wolf, and Berg will make up Sabine Devieilhe and Mathieu Pordoy’s recital.

Performance Date: Nov. 4, 2022

Cinquecento sing Songs for Troubled Times – Music from Reformation England

Performance Date: Nov. 7, 2022

Karita Mattila sing Poulenc’s “La Voix Humaine” and Kurt Weill songs with Keval Shah.

Performance Date: Nov. 8, 2022

Samling Institute Showcases Madison Nonoa, Angharad Lyddon, Nick Pritchard, Julien Van Mellaerts, Jonathan Ware, and Kunal Lahiry. The program includes the music of Jean Sibelius, Hector Berlioz, Ernest Chausson, Franz Schubert, Mendelssohn, Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov, Gabriel Fauré, Edward Elgar, John Ireland, and Michael Head.

Performance Date: Nov. 9, 2022

Florian Boesch and Malcolm Martineau take on the music of G Mahler and R Schumann.

Performance Date: Nov. 10, 2022

Kate Lindsey and Gary Matthewman perform music by Schumann and Faure.

Performance Date: Nov. 13, 2022

Simon Bode and Simon Lepper perform Schubert.

Performance Date: Nov. 18, 2022

The Nash Ensemble and Roderick Williams perform music by Mahler, Beethoven, G Mahler and Schubert.

Performance Date: Nov. 19, 2022

The King’s Singers will perform at Wigmore Hall.

Performance Date: Nov. 21, 2022

Christian Gerhaher and Gerold Huber perform Schubert.

Performance Dates: Nov. 29 & Dec. 1, 2022

Quatuor Bozzini and Juliet Fraser perform music by Cassandra Miller, Gerald Barry, and Michael Oesterle.

Performance Date: Dec. 3, 2022

A Roman Baroque Christmas will be performed by Arcangelo, Katharina Konradi, and Jonathan Cohen.

Performance Date: Dec. 5, 2022

Ian Bostridge tenor teams up with Cappella Neapolitana and Antonio Florio  for music by Albinoni, Caresana, Cavalli and more.

Performance Date: Dec. 6, 2022

Iestyn Davies, Lea Desandre, Jupiter, and Thomas Dunford perform “Eternal Heaven” featuring music by Handel.

Performance Date: Dec. 8, 2022

Mary Bevan, Nicky Spence, William Vann, and Jack Liebeck perform a program entitled “How Cold the Wind doth Blow.”

Performance Date: Dec. 11, 2022

Tenebrae performs music by Anon, Bruckner, and Christopher Robinson.

Performance Date: Dec. 11, 2022

William Thomas bass and Malcolm Martineau perform music by Schubert, Strauss and Wolf.

Performance Date: Dec. 12, 2022

Elizabeth Llewellyn and Simon Lepper a program of music by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor.

Performance Date: Dec. 15, 2022

Ruby Hughes and Huw Watkins sing a program entitled Echo.

Performance Date: Dec. 18, 2022

Günther Groissböck and Julius Drake will perform music by Franz Schubert, Carl Loewe, Richard Strauss, and Mahler.

Performance Date: Dec. 19, 2022

il Pomo d’Oro Choir perform music by Girolamo Frescobaldi, Claudio Monteverdi, Heinrich Schütz, Alessandro Grandi, and Francesco Cavalli.

Performance Date: Dec. 23, 2022

Robin Tritschler’s program will be made up of music by Beethoven, Cornelius, and Debussy. Joseph Middleton accompanies at piano.

Performance Dates: Dec. 29, 2022

The Dunedin Consort, Rachel Redmond, Alex Potter, Hugo Hymas, and Robert Davies lead a program by Bach and Caldara.

Performance Date: Dec. 31, 2022