Yesterday’s season announcement for the season Sep 2023 – July 2024 at the Wigmore Hall has some interesting jazz names..:
QUOTE FROM ANNOUNCEMENT BEGINS:
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“Brad Mehldau performs “14 Reveries” on Wed 20 September, a welcome return to Wigmore Hall for the leading jazz pianist, and other international jazz stars appearing throughout the season include pianist Vijay Iyer and jazz bass phenomenon and Associate Artist Christian McBride.
There is a late-night appearance by cabaret artist Miss Hope Springs (Ty Jeffries) on Fri 7 June, celebrating Pride at Wigmore Hall.
The exceptional jazz bassist Misha Mullov-Abbado performs with Viktoria Mullova on Fri 5 Jul.
Wigmore Hall celebrates International Woman’s Day on Fri 8 Mar with programmes featuring saxophonist Trish Clowes and soprano Gweneth Ann Rand – both Associate Artists.
There is a tribute to ECM Records, whose recordings in various genres since the company’s foundation more than 50 years ago and under the artistic leadership of Manfred Eicher have been hugely influential. Musicians taking part in the series are Hanna Weinmeister (violin), Reto Bieri (clarinet), Anja Lechner (cello), Anna Gourari (piano) on Thu 2 Nov; Avishai Cohen (trumpet) and Yonathan Avishai (piano) on Sat 4 Jan; and Joe Lovano (saxophone), Marilyn Crispell (piano) and Carmen Castaldi (drums) on Friday 12 April 2024 (NB originally listed as 18 April) .”