Huw Wiggin began his formal training at Chetham’s School of Music and is delighted to return to take part in the Haworth public master classes. The series, supported by the Haworth Charitable Trust and now in its thrid year, provides inspirational opportunities for young musicians in the region to observe and work with outstanding professional artists. Huw’s recital with duo partner Somi Kim is on Wednesday 14th December from 1.30-2.15pm; the public master class then runs from 2.30-4.30pm.
Commonwealth Musician of the Year, First Prize and Gold Medal winner of the 2014 Royal Overseas League Annual Music Competition, Huw Wiggin is one of the most popular saxophonists of his generation. He is professor of saxophone at the Royal Academy of Music in London and has given master classes at the Royal Northern College of Music and the Universities of Calgary and Lethbridge in Canada.
The programme for the recital at 1.30pm given by Huw Wiggin (Saxophone) and Somi Kim (piano) is:
Schumann Widmung, arr Liszt
Yoshimatsu Sing Bird, from Fuzzy Bird Sonata
Bach Sonata in G minor BWV 1020, arr. Harle
Borne Fantaisie Brillante sur des airs de Carmen, arr. Iwan Roth and Raymond Meylan
Further information and tickets here
Wednesday 14 December: Recital 1.30-2.15pm; Open Master class 2.30-4.30pm. Both events open to the public.
Carole Nash Hall
Chetham’s School of Music