Wathen Hall

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The Wathen Hall at St Paul's School is a small concert hall in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. Designed by BHM Architects and opened in 1999, it forms part of the St Paul's School music department and is used for school concerts as well as external events.[1] The hall seats 316 people.[2] Artists appearing there during the opening season included pianists Murray Perahia and Radu Lupu, and violinist Maxim Vengerov. The Wathen Hall has become well known as a recording venue for solo and chamber music and its acoustics have been widely praised.[3]

Music at St Paul's[edit]

Music at St Paul's is an annual subscription concert series held at the Wathen Hall. There are open to members of the public, as well as to pupils and staff of St Paul's School and St Paul's Juniors and their families.

2004–2005 series[edit]

2005–2006 series[edit]

2006–2007 series[edit]

  • Stravinsky: The Soldier's Tale & Walton: Façade (narrated by Jacqui Dankworth and Frances Jellard)
  • Barbican Piano Trio
  • James Gilchrist (tenor)
  • Gabrieli Consort
  • Cantabile

2007–2008 series[edit]

2009–2010 series[edit]

2010–2011 series[edit]

2011–2012 series[edit]

2013–2014 series[edit]


  1. ^ "BHM Architects".
  2. ^ "Wathen Hall Website".
  3. ^ "Classical Recording Company".
  4. ^ http://www.wathenhall.com/Resources/Site%2021%20-%20Wathen%20Hall/Section%206708%20-%20Home/Wathen%20Hall%20Season%20Guide%2C%202011-2012.pdf
  5. ^ http://www.wathenhall.com/whats-on

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Coordinates: 51°29′19″N 0°14′14″W / 51.4887°N 0.2372°W / 51.4887; -0.2372