Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Wigmore Hall Mondays: Marie-Elisabeth Hecker and Martin Helmchen

From Wigmore Hall, cellist Marie-Elisabeth Hecker with pianist Martin Helmchen. Bach: Viola da gamba Sonata No 3. Stravinsky: Suite italienne. Brahms: Cello Sonata No 1.

From Wigmore Hall, London: Marie-Elisabeth Hecker plays cello works by Bach, Stravinsky and Brahms.

Bach: Viola da gamba Sonata No.3 in G minor, BWV1029
Stravinsky: Suite italienne
Brahms: Cello Sonata No.1 in E minor Op.38

Marie-Elisabeth Hecker, cello
Martin Helmchen, piano

Since making her international breakthrough as winner of the 2005 Rostropovich Cello Competition, Marie-Elisabeth Hecker has become one of the most sought-after performers of her generation. She is joined for this recital of cello masterworks by the young German pianist Martin Helmchen, a former BBC New Generation Artist.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata No. 3 In G Minor BWV 1029

    Performer: Marie-Elisabeth Hecker. Performer: Martin Helmchen.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Suite Italienne

    Performer: Marie-Elisabeth Hecker. Performer: Martin Helmchen.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata No. 1 In E minor, Op.38

    Performer: Marie-Elisabeth Hecker. Performer: Martin Helmchen.

Broadcasts