2020-2021 Virtual Season Schedule

The Gilmore’s Virtual 2020-21 season included three of The Gilmore’s major series: Piano Masters, Rising Stars, and Jazz Club, as well as Special Events that have been chosen specifically for this season. Join us for 13 sensational classical and jazz live stream performances featuring world-class and emerging artists!

2020-2021 Virtual Piano Masters

Virtual Piano Masters | Pierre-Laurent Aimard

2020-2021 Virtual Piano Masters

11/08/2020 2:00PM Streaming from Teldex Studio

French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard returns to The Gilmore with a fascinating program of works by Beethoven, Messiaen, and Stockhausen. The […]

Virtual Piano Masters | Yefim Bronfman

2020-2021 Virtual Piano Masters

12/06/2020 2:00PM Streaming from Steinway Hall

Yefim Bronfman brings his extraordinary gifts to a program that includes two Beethoven sonatas and Debussy’s hugely popular Suite bergamasque. […]

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

Virtual Rising Stars | Mackenzie Melemed

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

09/20/2020 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

American pianist Mackenzie Melemed presents an extremely diverse program of works that highlight his unique, individual voice. “Funérailles,” from Liszt’s […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Chaeyoung Park

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

10/18/2020 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Powerful young pianist Chaeyoung Park brings her enormous sound to a program that includes Brahms’s Sonata No. 3 in F […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Dominic Cheli

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

11/29/2020 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Dominic Cheli has curated a program entitled Hidden Stories, featuring works by Clara Schumann, H. Leslie Adams, and more, saying […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

02/07/2021 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Isaiah J. Thompson leads his jazz quartet with virtuoso playing and solid technique, coupled with the confidence of a born […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Evren Ozel

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

03/14/2021 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Evren Ozel presents a moving program highlighted by Bach’s Partita in G Major, BWV 829. One of six such suites […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Glenn Zaleski Trio

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

05/02/2021 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Glenn Zaleski, piano Desmond White, bass Allan Mednard, drums Glenn Zaleski leads his acclaimed trio in an eclectic mix of […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Avery Gagliano

2020-2021 Virtual Rising Stars

05/16/2021 4:00PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Avery Gagliano displays her affinity for Chopin in a program that includes the composer’s Mazurkas, Op. 56. Chopin wrote more […]

Community Events

Virtual Community Event | Edward Callahan in Concert

Community Events

02/19/2021 7:00PM Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Native and Kalamazoo Public School/Kalamazoo Promise graduate Edward Callahan will be streaming live from Wellspring Theater on Friday, February […]

Virtual Community Event | Juneteenth - Minor Element

Community Events

06/19/2021 7:00PM Livestream

Brandon Fitzpatrick, piano Braulio Green, guitar Anthony Tyler, drums Troy Robertson III, bass Ben Crino, guitar Brent Proseus, trumpet Aris […]


Film | Pierre-Laurent Aimard - Not Just One Truth


10/28/2020 7:30PM Free Online Event

In this extensive portrait, Pierre-Laurent Aimard speaks with renowned music filmmaker Jan Schmidt-Garre (who created the LEGATO Series for MediciArts). […]

Film | In the Key of G


12/18/2020 7:30PM Film

Fred Child, host of National Public Radio’s Performance Today, sets the stage for the 2004 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival in […]

Jazz Club

Virtual Jazz Club | Emmet Cohen Trio

Jazz Club

01/03/2021 7:30PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Emmet Cohen, piano Russell Hall, bass Kyle Poole, drums Leading his trio with a command that belies his relative youth, […]

Virtual Jazz Club | Aaron Diehl Trio

Jazz Club

04/09/2021 7:30PM Streaming from Wellspring Theater

Aaron Diehl, piano John Webber, bass Aaron Kimmel, drums Aaron Diehl is one of those artists who can do it […]

Special Event

Virtual Special Event | Ingrid Fliter, 2006 Gilmore Artist

Special Event

01/17/2021 4:00PM Livestream

2006 Gilmore Artist Ingrid Fliter brings her warmth and passion to a deeply personal program of works by Beethoven and […]

Virtual Special Event | Kudo Plays Hamelin, Interview by Zsolt Bognár

Special Event

02/21/2021 4:00PM Streaming from Pordenone, Italy

WORLD PREMIERE Rachel Naomi Kudo, 2008 Gilmore Young Artist, will perform her commission of a new work composed by Marc-André […]

Virtual Special Event | Angela Hewitt

Special Event

03/28/2021 4:00PM Streaming from To Be Announced

Internationally-renowned pianist Angela Hewitt presents a not-to-be-missed program that demonstrates her command over Johann Sebastian Bach’s repertoire. Join us for […]

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