Commissions 2010/2011 Season

* Denotes Fondation Hoffmann Project commission at Wigmore Hall

September
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
15 Dubugnon, Richard Sonate Phonomorphique No. 1 Op. 33 Katya Apekisheva UK
29 Ireland, John Rhapsody Mark Bebbington World

 

October
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
3 Latsabidze, Giorgi Cyber Moment James Turnbull
Craig White
World
7 Hartke, Stephen Night Songs for a Desert Flower Brentano String Quartet UK
8 Barnson, Matthew Shattered Lines/Points of Horizon Dustin Gledhill World
15 Sallinen, Aulis Chamber Music VIII Op. 94 for violoncello and strings Scottish Ensemble
Pieter Wispelwey
London
23 Yanov-Yanovsky, Dimitri Little Lute Music in Memory of John Dowland Manuel Barrueco UK
25 Tognetti, Fabio Hommage à Schumann Francesco Piemontesi UK

 

November
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
20 Dean, Brett Prelude and Chorale: Hommage à Bach Angela Hewitt World*
Holloway, Robin Partitina (On the opening notes of J. S Bach's 'Goldberg' bass)
Wyner, Yehudi Fantasia on BACH
22 Bray, Charlotte New work Eleanor Dennis
Tim Lowe
London
22 Kellogg, Daniel Soft Sleep Shall Contain You Takács Quartet UK
23 Kats-Chernin, Elena BACH Study Angela Hewitt World*
Muldowney, Dominic Fantasia on B.A.C.H
Schwertsik, Kurt Fantasia & fuga
30 Duchiffre/Sorrell, René Proserpina tornata: Sinfonia drammatica Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra
Jeannette Sorrell
World

 

December
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
3 Venables, Ian The Moon Sails Out Bernard Gregor-Smith
Ben Gregor-Smith
World
7 Turnage, Mark Anthony Twisted Blues with Twisted Ballad Belcea Quartet World*
15 Philips, Julian Ricochets between (co-commissioned by Wigmore Hall and Britten Sinfonia) Britten Sinfonia
Jacqueline Shave
London
23 Lidström, Mats The Stamp King Bengt Forsberg
Mats Lidström
World

 

January
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
14 Liszt, Franz Romancero espagnol S. 695c Leslie Howard World
Liszt, Franz Two pieces from the oratorio Christus S. 498c: Einleitung und Pastorale and Das Wunder
16 Bell, Iain Day turned into night (cycle for voice and piano) Christine Rice
Roger Vignoles
UK
19 Gomes, Pedro Faria Returning Eidos Trio World
27 Musgrave, Thea Towards the Blue (commissioned by Wigmore Hall) Michael Collins
London Winds
World*
28 Smith, Alan Letters from George to Evelyn Christine Brewer
Roger Vignoles
UK
29 Hass,
Georg Friederich
String Quartet No.6 Hagen Quartet UK*

 

February
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
3 Clarke, James String Quartet No. 2 Arditti Quartet
Jake Arditti
London
Ferneyhough, Brian String Quartet No. 6
Fujikura, Dai Flare World*
Paredes, Hilda Canciones Lunáticas World
17 MacMillan, James Seraph for trumpet and strings Scottish Ensemble
Alison Balsom
World
20 Dean, Brett Berlin Music Midori
Charles Abramovic
UK

 

March
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
2 Holt, Simon everything turns away (co-commissioned by Wigmore Hall and Britten Sinfonia) Britten Sinfonia
Jacqueline Shave
London
17 Galante, Michel Kreutzerspiel Viviane Hagner
Nicole Hagner
UK
23 Holt, Simon The Torturer's Horse for string sextet Nash Ensemble
Claire Booth
World
Matthews, David Horn Quintet

 

April
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
10 Birtwistle, Harrison New Trio Till Fellner
Corey Cerovsek
UK
16 Waterhouse, Graham Epitaphium for string trio - In Memoriam W.R.W. Seiya Ueno
Gervase de Peyer
UK

 

May
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
22 Roth, Alec Concerto for guitar and string orchestra Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Morgan Szymanski
London

 

June
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
4 Auerbach, Lera String Quartet No. 3 'Cetera desunt' Vanbrugh Quartet London
11 Hough, Stephen Sonata for Piano (broken branches) Stephen Hough World
11 Hough, Stephen Other Love Songs The Prince Consort World

 

July
Day Composer Title Performer(s) Première
8 Lark, James Venice Graham Johnson
Martha Guth
World
23 Adès, Thomas Lieux retrouvés Steven Isserlis
Mark Padmore
William Bennett
London
Kurtág, György For Steven - In Memoriam Pauline Mara-Isserlis World
29 Say, Fazil Sonata for violin and piano Priya Mitchell
David Cohen
UK

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