Wigmore Hall Announces Nine New Associate Artists

Each Associate Artist will appear at least once every season for the next five years

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To celebrate Wigmore Hall's 120th Anniversary, Director John Gihooly recently announced the appointment of nine new Associate Artists:

  • Nitin Sawhney (composer/performer)
  • Amjad Ali Khan (sarod)
  • Amaan Ali Bangash (sarod)
  • Ayaan Ali Bangash (sarod)
  • Lawrence Power (viola)
  • Gweneth Ann Rand (soprano)
  • Trish Clowes (saxophone)
  • Elaine Mitchener (vocal and movement artist)
  • Christian McBride (jazz bass)

Wigmore Hall will also begin a collaboration with the African Concert Series, which aims to share the depth and diversity of African Art music.

The concert hall will reopen on May 17 for a 25 concert festival, including a 120th Anniversary celebration on May 31.