2017 ‘Wigmore Hall’ Accolade


“Since his debut in 1977, Steven has presented a number of series at the Hall … today he is acclaimed worldwide and enjoys a distinguished career as a soloist, chamber musician, educator, author and broadcaster … we are thrilled to present him with this medal …” Wigmore Hall Director John Gilhooly has said.

First awarded in 2007, the Wigmore Medal recognises major international classical music artists who have displayed a strong connection, throughout their career, with the venue.

Previous recipients include Sir András Schiff, Thomas Quasthoff, Christian Gerhaher, Menahem Pressler and Dame Felicity Lott.