This Friday sees the release of Alison Balsom
’s new disc on Warner Classics: ‘Légende’ with her recital partner Tom Poster. The disc was recorded live at St George’s Bristol and features a wide range of duo repertoire including Goedicke, Hindemith, Maxwell Davies, Schubert and Gershwin amongst others. The duo will perform repertoire from the disc at Wigmore Hall
later this year to open Alison’s residency for the 2016/2017 season at the hall.
In addition to her residency at both the Wigmore Hall and the Cambridge Corn Exchange, other upcoming highlights for Alison include concerto performances with the Munich Philharmonic, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse as well as extensive Europeans tours with both the Basel Kammerorchester and the Zurich Chamber Orchestra. A keen advocate for music education and inspiring future generations, Alison will present the live final of BBC Young Musician