Wigmore Hall Mondays: Andrei Ionita and Itamar Golan
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, cellist Andrei Ionita, a BBC New Generation Artist, makes his Wigmore Hall debut in Bach and Shostakovich.
Wigmore Hall Mondays: The cellist, Andrei Ionita, a BBC New Generation Artist, makes his Wigmore Hall debut in Bach and Shostakovich with the pianist Itamar Golan. Hailed recently by The Times as 'one of the most exciting cellists to have emerged for a decade,' Romanian-born Andrei Ionita was already the recipient of many international prizes when, in 2015, he won International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow with his supremely musical, finely nuanced playing.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, introduced by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.
Bach: Cello Suite No 1 in G major, BWV 1007
Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D minor, Op 40
Andrei Ioniţă cello
Itamar Golan piano.