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New Generation Artists live from Wigmore Hall

The first of today's live concerts from Wigmore Hall London features former NGA string quartet Meta 4 and pianist Khatia Buniatishvili in music by Jouni Kaipainen and Cesar Franck.

Andrew McGregor introduces the first of today's four live concerts from Wigmore Hall London. New Generation Artist alumni Meta 4 perform a string quartet by Jouni Kaipainen originally commissioned for them by the NGA scheme in 2010, after which they are joined by Georgian pianist Khatia Buniatishvili in César Franck's Piano Quintet.

Jouni Kaipainen: String Quartet No 6 'The Terror Run'
Franck: Piano Quintet in F minor

Meta4
Khatia Buniatishvili (piano)

11 days left to listen

1 hour

Music Played

  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    12 Studies for guitar; no. 4 in G major

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    Songs Op.1, no.3; Warum sind denn die Rosen so blass

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
  • César Franck

    Piano Quintet in F minor

    Performer: Khatia Buniatishvili. Ensemble: Meta4.

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