Wigmore Hall Mondays: Antoine Tamestit
Live from Wigmore Hall in London, a viola recital by Antoine Tamestit. Bach: Cello Suites: No 1 in G, BWV1007; No 3 in C, BWV1009. Neuwirth: Weariness heals wounds (UK premiere).
Antoine Tamestit live from Wigmore Hall in music by JS Bach and Olga Neuwirth
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Cello Suite No.1 in G major BWV1007
Olga Neuwirth (b.1968)
Weariness heals wounds (UK première)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Cello Suite No.3 in C major BWV1009
Parisian viola player Antoine Tamestit has received high praise for his recordings of the Bach solo cello suites, music with which he has great affinity. Today he plays two of the suites, alongside a recent commission and UK premiere by Olga Neuwirth, Weariness heals wounds.