Mahan Esfahani was awarded the Wigmore Medal.

Following his solo recital of Bach's Art of the Fugue, the harpsichordist will receive the medal, which has been awarded since 2007 to important international artists and personalities of the music world with a close connection to the Wigmore Hall. Past recipients of the Wigmore Medal include Matthias Goerne, Angela Hewitt, Mitsuko Uchida, and Christian Gerhaher.