Music and musicians from around the globe will be together in SW19
Music Capitals is the theme for this year’s Wimbledon International Music Festival, which will bring together music and musicians from across the globe in Wimbledon from November 11-26.
Following the theme, Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Philipp Telemann, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Clara and Robert Schumann, Richard Wagner, Gustav Mahler, Max Reger and Edvard Grieg are just some among the 500 composers to have lived in Leipzig.
The roll call of composers associated with St. Petersburg include: Mussorgsky, Borodin, Rachmaninov, Glazunov, Stravinsky, Shostakovich, Glinka, Balakirev, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Arensky, and Prokofiev.
Paris, Prague, Budapest, New York and Venice are equally rich…
Visit Wimbledon International Music Festival for more details on the 18 concerts in this year’s festival – the 9th annual event.
October 27, 2017