Wigmore Hall Announces Nine New Associate Artists
Each Associate Artist will appear at least once every season for the next five years
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.