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Pianist Angela Hewitt, live from London's Wigmore Hall

Pianist Angela Hewitt with music by JS Bach, live from London's Wigmore Hall.

Every weekday in June, as part of BBC Arts’ Culture in Quarantine initiative, Radio 3 broadcasts a live Lunchtime Concert from London's Wigmore Hall. Taking place without an audience present, this series of 20 recitals - the first live concert broadcasts since the start of lockdown - features some of the UK's finest instrumentalists and singers in music from the 16th century to the present day.

Today Martin Handley introduces acclaimed Canadian pianist Angela Hewitt in a programme of works by JS Bach, live at London's Wigmore Hall.

Bach: Toccata in C minor BWV911
Bach: Sinfonia in E flat BWV791
Bach: Prélude from English Suite No. 6 in D minor BWV811
Bach: Adagissimo from Capriccio on the Departure of his Beloved Brother BWV992
Bach: Fantasia in C minor BWV906
Bach: Sarabande from French Suite No. 5 in G BWV816
Bach: Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor BWV903
Bach arr. Angela Hewitt: Alle Menschen müssen sterben BWV643

Photo credit: Lorenzo Dogana

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55 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Toccata in C minor BWV911

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sinfonia in E flat BWV791

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prélude from English Suite No. 6 in D minor BWV811

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Adagissimo from Capriccio on the Departure of his Beloved Brother BWV992

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia in C minor BWV906

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sarabande from French Suite No. 5 in G BWV816

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV903

    Featured Artist: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Alle Menschen müssen sterben BWV643 (arr. Angela Hewitt)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.

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