2020 Festival Events

Scheduled to run from Wednesday, April 22 to Sunday, May 10 the 2020 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Some artists have been rescheduled to appear during the 2020-21 concert series.

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2022 Festival

Concert Preview | Yuja Wang

2022 Festival

04/08/2022 7:00PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER · Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Yuja Wang, the […]

Solo Piano | Yuja Wang

2022 Festival

04/08/2022 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Free Concert Preview | 7 PM Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College Yuja Wang is celebrated for her charismatic artistry, emotional […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong with the Hastings Symphonic Band

2022 Festival

04/19/2022 7:00PM Hastings Performing Arts Center

Alpin Hong works with local students in Hastings and performs with their High School Concert Band in this very special […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

2022 Festival

04/20/2022 7:00PM Plainwell Performing Arts Center

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

2022 Festival

04/22/2022 7:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

2022 Festival

04/24/2022 3:00PM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Jazz | Herbie Hancock

2022 Festival

04/24/2022 7:30PM Miller Auditorium

Due to a positive Covid case in Herbie Hancock’s touring party, the April 24, 2022 performance at Miller Auditorium is […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Vicksburg High School Concert Bands

2022 Festival

04/25/2022 7:00PM Vicksburg Performing Arts Center

Alpin Hong works with local students in the Vicksburg High School Concert Bands in this very special community concert.

Special Events | Opening Week Dinner and Roaring 20s Cabaret Show

2022 Festival

04/27/2022 6:00PM Radisson Plaza Hotel

Svetlana, jazz vocalist Willerm Delisfort, piano After a long pandemic pause, we’re especially happy to come back together for the […]

Master Class | Jan Lisiecki

2022 Festival

04/28/2022 1:00PM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Solo Piano | Beatrice Rana

2022 Festival

04/28/2022 7:30PM Stetson Chapel

An audience favorite and silver medalist at the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Ms. Rana has toured extensively as […]

Master Class | Beatrice Rana

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 10:00AM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Solo Piano | Jan Lisiecki

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

In an inventively organized program of Chopin Etudes and Nocturnes, Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki has interwoven the pieces, offering us […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Eunbi Kim

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 4:00PM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

You’re Not Alone! Lessons From Mentoring 50+ Musicians Through The Start Of Their Careers The first five years after graduating […]

Jazz at Bell’s | Svetlana and The Delancey Five

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 6:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Wherever Svetlana & The Delancey Five are, that’s where the party is. Enjoy these vivacious performers as they seamlessly move […]

Solo Piano | Janice Carissa, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 7:00PM The Heritage Museum, St. Joseph

Indonesian pianist and 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Janice Carissa began her musical journey at age five studying with her pianist […]

Solo Piano | Clayton Stephenson, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 7:30PM First United Methodist Church, South Haven

Presenting a charmingly original program, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Clayton Stephenson brings a youthful, exuberant style to his Festival debut […]

Jackson Symphony Orchestra | Elliot Wuu, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 7:30PM Weatherwax Hall

MATTHEW AUBIN, conductor ELLIOT WUU, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, piano The Jackson Symphony Orchestra season finale features an inaugural collaboration […]

Musical Theater | Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 7:30PM Farmers Alley Theatre

Lanie Robertson, author Malkia Stampley, director Alexis J Roston, as Lady Day Abdul Hamid Royal, piano We are excited to […]

Jazz at Bell’s | Svetlana and The Delancey Five

2022 Festival

04/29/2022 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Wherever Svetlana & The Delancey Five are, that’s where the party is. Enjoy these vivacious performers as they seamlessly move […]

Master Class | George Li, 2012 Gilmore Young Artist

2022 Festival

04/30/2022 10:00AM Stetson Chapel

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Films | The Magic Piano

2022 Festival

04/30/2022 11:00AM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Interview | Emanuel Ax

2022 Festival

04/30/2022 12:30PM Stetson Chapel

Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about the featured artist and music. Hear from Emanuel Ax […]

Films | The Magic Piano

2022 Festival

04/30/2022 3:00PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Concert Preview | Emanuel Ax

2022 Festival

04/30/2022 7:00PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER · Lia Jensen-Abbott, Albion College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Emanuel Ax, the […]

Special Events

Jazz | Diana Krall

Special Events

05/14/2022 8:00PM Miller Auditorium

Diana Krall is the only jazz singer to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums […]

Solo Piano

Solo Piano | Yuja Wang

Solo Piano

04/08/2022 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Free Concert Preview | 7 PM Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College Yuja Wang is celebrated for her charismatic artistry, emotional […]

Solo Piano | Beatrice Rana

Solo Piano

04/28/2022 7:30PM Stetson Chapel

An audience favorite and silver medalist at the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Ms. Rana has toured extensively as […]

Solo Piano | Jan Lisiecki

Solo Piano

04/29/2022 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

In an inventively organized program of Chopin Etudes and Nocturnes, Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki has interwoven the pieces, offering us […]

Solo Piano | Janice Carissa, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

04/29/2022 7:00PM The Heritage Museum, St. Joseph

Indonesian pianist and 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Janice Carissa began her musical journey at age five studying with her pianist […]

Solo Piano | Clayton Stephenson, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

04/29/2022 7:30PM First United Methodist Church, South Haven

Presenting a charmingly original program, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Clayton Stephenson brings a youthful, exuberant style to his Festival debut […]

Solo Piano | Emanuel Ax

Solo Piano

04/30/2022 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Free Concert Preview | 7 PM Speaker: Lia Jensen-Abbott, Albion College In recent years, Emanuel Ax has focused his performances […]

Solo Piano | George Li, 2012 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

05/01/2022 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Kirill Gerstein has postponed his May 1st concert due to illness. We are thrilled to share, however, that 2012 Gilmore […]

Solo Piano | Janice Carissa, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

05/01/2022 4:00PM Saugatuck Center for the Arts

Indonesian pianist and 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Janice Carissa began her musical journey at age five studying with her pianist […]

Solo Piano | Clayton Stephenson, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

05/01/2022 4:00PM First Congregational Church, Battle Creek

Presenting a charmingly original program, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Clayton Stephenson brings a youthful, exuberant style to his Festival debut […]

Solo Piano | Igor Levit, 2018 Gilmore Artist

Solo Piano

05/02/2022 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

With an alert and critical mind, 2018 Gilmore Artist Igor Levit places his art in the context of social justice […]

Solo Piano | Michelle Cann

Solo Piano

05/03/2022 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Pianist Michelle Cann made her orchestral debut at age fourteen, and has performed as a soloist with numerous ensembles, including […]

Solo Piano | Seong-Jin Cho

Solo Piano

05/03/2022 7:30PM Chenery Auditorium

Free Concert Preview | 6:30 PM Speaker: David Abbott, Albion College Born in 1994 in Seoul, Seong-Jin Cho began learning […]

Solo Piano | Lise de la Salle

Solo Piano

05/04/2022 2:00PM Williams Theatre

From 19th-century French waltzes and Slavic folk dances to 20th-century Spanish tangos and American rags, French pianist Lise de la […]

Solo & Duo Piano | Janice Carissa and Clayton Stephenson

Solo Piano

05/05/2022 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Enjoy this opportunity to witness both 2022 Gilmore Young Artists in recital together. In this combined program that features both […]

Solo Piano | Sergio Tiempo

Solo Piano

05/05/2022 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Free Concert Preview | 6:30 PM Speaker: Sophié van der Westhuizen, Kalamazoo College Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Sergio Tiempo began […]

Solo Piano | Janice Carissa, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

05/06/2022 8:00PM Franke Center for the Arts

Indonesian pianist and 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Janice Carissa began her musical journey at age five studying with her pianist […]

Solo Piano | Sergei Babayan

Solo Piano

05/06/2022 8:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Free Concert Preview | 7 PM Speaker: Andrius Zlabys, pianist, featured composer Born in Armenia into a musical family, Sergei […]

Solo Piano | Daniil Trifonov

Solo Piano

05/07/2022 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Free Concert Preview | 7 PM Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College A mentee of pianist Sergei Babayan (who is performing […]

Solo Piano | Jonathan Biss, 2002 Gilmore Young Artist

Solo Piano

05/08/2022 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Twenty years after being named a Gilmore Young Artist, renowned Beethoven interpreter and scholar Jonathan Biss returns to the Festival […]

Jazz

Jazz | Herbie Hancock

Jazz

04/24/2022 7:30PM Miller Auditorium

Due to a positive Covid case in Herbie Hancock’s touring party, the April 24, 2022 performance at Miller Auditorium is […]

Special Events | Opening Week Dinner and Roaring 20s Cabaret Show

Jazz

04/27/2022 6:00PM Radisson Plaza Hotel

Svetlana, jazz vocalist Willerm Delisfort, piano After a long pandemic pause, we’re especially happy to come back together for the […]

Jazz at Bell’s | Svetlana and The Delancey Five

Jazz

04/29/2022 6:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Wherever Svetlana & The Delancey Five are, that’s where the party is. Enjoy these vivacious performers as they seamlessly move […]

Jazz at Bell’s | Svetlana and The Delancey Five

Jazz

04/29/2022 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Wherever Svetlana & The Delancey Five are, that’s where the party is. Enjoy these vivacious performers as they seamlessly move […]

Jazz | Fred Hersch Trio

Jazz

05/01/2022 4:00PM Williams Theatre

Fred Hersch, piano Drew Gress, bass Eric McPherson, drums A fifteen-time Grammy nominee, Fred Hersch is an influential creative force. […]

Jazz | Fred Hersch Trio

Jazz

05/01/2022 7:00PM Williams Theatre

Fred Hersch, piano Drew Gress, bass Eric McPherson, drums A fifteen-time Grammy nominee, Fred Hersch is an influential creative force. […]

Jazz at Noon | Sullivan Fortner Trio

Jazz

05/09/2022 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Sullivan Fortner, piano Tyrone Allen, bass Kayvon Gordon, drums Winner of the 2015 American Pianists Jazz Award, New Orleans native […]

Jazz at Noon | TRI-FI

Jazz

05/09/2022 12:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

These three award-winning musicians have been composing, recording, and performing together for more than 15 years, and their performances reflect […]

Jazz at Noon | 3D Jazz Trio

Jazz

05/10/2022 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Pianist Jackie Warren, bassist Amy Shook, and drummer Sherrie Maricle make up this fiercely swinging all-female powerhouse trio. Playing traditional […]

Jazz at Noon | Sullivan Fortner Trio

Jazz

05/10/2022 12:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

Winner of the 2015 American Pianists Jazz Award, New Orleans native Sullivan Fortner is counted among the top jazz pianists […]

Jazz at Noon | TRI-FI

Jazz

05/11/2022 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

These three award-winning musicians have been composing, recording, and performing together for more than 15 years, and their performances reflect […]

Jazz at Noon | 3D Jazz Trio

Jazz

05/11/2022 12:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

Pianist Jackie Warren, bassist Amy Shook, and drummer Sherrie Maricle make up this fiercely swinging all-female powerhouse trio. Playing traditional […]

Jazz at Noon | Donal Fox: Confounding the Genre Police

Jazz

05/12/2022 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Pianist, composer, and improviser, Donal Fox expertly fuses jazz, Afro-Latin, and classical idioms into intricate new works and electrifying performances. […]

Jazz at Noon | Dan Tepfer Trio

Jazz

05/12/2022 12:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

Dan Tepfer, piano Shawn Conley, bass Jochen Rueckert, drums One of his generation’s extraordinary talents, Dan Tepfer has earned an […]

Jazz at Bell’s | Emmet Cohen Trio

Jazz

05/12/2022 6:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo

Emmet Cohen, piano Russell Hall, bass Kyle Poole, drums Winner of the 2019 American Pianists Association Jazz Award, American jazz […]

Jazz at Bell’s | Emmet Cohen Trio

Jazz

05/12/2022 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo

Emmet Cohen, piano Russell Hall, bass Kyle Poole, drums Winner of the 2019 American Pianists Association Jazz Award, American jazz […]

Jazz at Noon | Donal Fox: Confounding the Genre Police

Jazz

05/13/2022 12:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

Pianist, composer, and improviser, Donal Fox expertly fuses jazz, Afro-Latin, and classical idioms into intricate new works and electrifying performances. […]

Jazz at Noon | Dan Tepfer Trio

Jazz

05/13/2022 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Dan Tepfer, piano Shawn Conley, bass Jochen Rueckert, drums One of his generation’s extraordinary talents, Dan Tepfer has earned an international reputation […]

Jazz at Bell's | Pablo Ziegler Jazz Tango Trio

Jazz

05/13/2022 6:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo

PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FONTANA Buenos Aires-born pianist, composer, and arranger Pablo Ziegler performed in Astor Piazzolla’s legendary quintet for […]

Jazz at Bell's | Pablo Ziegler Jazz Tango Trio

Jazz

05/13/2022 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo

PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FONTANA Buenos Aires-born pianist, composer, and arranger Pablo Ziegler performed in Astor Piazzolla’s legendary quintet for […]

Jazz | Diana Krall

Jazz

05/14/2022 8:00PM Miller Auditorium

Diana Krall is the only jazz singer to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums […]

Orchestral/Concertos

Jackson Symphony Orchestra | Elliot Wuu, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

Orchestral/Concertos

04/29/2022 7:30PM Weatherwax Hall

MATTHEW AUBIN, conductor ELLIOT WUU, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, piano The Jackson Symphony Orchestra season finale features an inaugural collaboration […]

Jackson Symphony Orchestra | Elliot Wuu, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

Orchestral/Concertos

04/30/2022 7:30PM Weatherwax Hall

MATTHEW AUBIN, conductor ELLIOT WUU, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, piano The Jackson Symphony Orchestra season finale features an inaugural collaboration […]

Jackson Symphony Orchestra | Elliot Wuu, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

Orchestral/Concertos

05/01/2022 2:00PM Weatherwax Hall

MATTHEW AUBIN, conductor ELLIOT WUU, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, piano The Jackson Symphony Orchestra season finale features an inaugural collaboration […]

Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra | Pedja Mužijević

Orchestral/Concertos

05/07/2022 7:30PM W.K. Kellogg Auditorium, Battle Creek

Pianist Pedja Mužijević joins conductor Anne Harrigan and the Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra for a performance of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto […]

Lansing Symphony Orchestra | Clayton Stephenson, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Orchestral/Concertos

05/13/2022 7:30PM Wharton Center for Performing Arts

Timothy Muffitt, conductor Clayton Stephenson, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist, piano 2022 Gilmore Young Artist Clayton Stephenson performs Florence Price’s Concerto […]

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra | Festival Finale with Wei Luo, Misha Galant, and Maxim Lando

Orchestral/Concertos

05/15/2022 4:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Free Concert Preview | 3 PM Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College JULIAN KUERTI, conductor WEI LUO, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, […]

Brass Band of Battle Creek | Wei Luo, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

Orchestral/Concertos

05/21/2022 7:30PM W.K. Kellogg Auditorium, Battle Creek

2018 Gilmore Young Artist Wei Luo joins conductor Michael J. Garasi and the Brass Band of Battle Creek for a […]

Chamber Music

Chamber Music | The Kanneh-Masons

Chamber Music

05/02/2022 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Raised in Nottingham, England, Sheku (cello)and Isata (piano) Kanneh-Mason are two of seven talented siblings, all of whom play either […]

Chamber Music | Lara Downes: Phenomenal Women with guests Nicole Cabell and JIJI

Chamber Music

05/04/2022 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Women have long composed phenomenal music, but their music has not always been championed or performed. Seeking to change that […]

Comedy | Igudesman and Joo: Play It Again

Chamber Music

05/09/2022 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

For their first performance at The Gilmore, Igudesman & Joo will perform their hit musical comedy show, Play It Again. […]

Chamber Music | Jinjoo Cho and Lori Sims

Chamber Music

05/11/2022 2:00PM Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo

Pianist and Western Michigan University Professor of Music Lori Sims returns to The Gilmore for a chamber recital featuring works […]

Chamber Music | Conor Hanick and Sandbox Percussion

Chamber Music

05/11/2022 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Free Concert Preview | 6:30 PM Speaker: Christopher Cerrone, Composer, Mannes School of Music A fierce advocate for the music […]

Chamber Music | An Evening of Chamber Music with Ingrid Fliter, 2006 Gilmore Artist

Chamber Music Event Canceled

2006 Gilmore Artist, Ingrid Fliter, who was supposed to appear for this event, greatly regrets that she will not be […]

Duo Piano

Solo & Duo Piano | Janice Carissa and Clayton Stephenson

Duo Piano

05/05/2022 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Enjoy this opportunity to witness both 2022 Gilmore Young Artists in recital together. In this combined program that features both […]

Duo Piano & Dance | ZOFO with Wellspring/Cori Terry Dancers

Duo Piano

05/08/2022 7:30PM Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo

Free Concert Preview | 6:30 PM Speakers: ZOFO and Cori Terry Piano duet arrangements of Gustav Holst’s The Planets and […]

Pop

Pop | Pink Martini

Pop Event Canceled

It’s always a rollicking good time when Pink Martini is on stage. Featuring a dozen musicians and outstanding vocalists, this […]

Family Concerts

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong with the Hastings Symphonic Band

Family Concerts

04/19/2022 7:00PM Hastings Performing Arts Center

Alpin Hong works with local students in Hastings and performs with their High School Concert Band in this very special […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

Family Concerts

04/20/2022 7:00PM Plainwell Performing Arts Center

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

Family Concerts

04/22/2022 7:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

Family Concerts

04/24/2022 3:00PM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Vicksburg High School Concert Bands

Family Concerts

04/25/2022 7:00PM Vicksburg Performing Arts Center

Alpin Hong works with local students in the Vicksburg High School Concert Bands in this very special community concert.

Baby Grands | 3Divas

Family Concerts

05/08/2022 11:00AM Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo

Baby Grands are special family-friendly concerts where the music is joyful and our youngest community members are free to crawl, […]

Avant-garde

Avant-Garde | Rob Schwimmer: Heart of Hearing

Avant-garde

05/14/2022 2:00PM Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo

Rob Schwimmer’s latest touring program, Heart of Hearing, includes stunning originals and his unique take on the Great American Songbook […]

Films

Films | The Magic Piano

Films

04/30/2022 11:00AM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Films | The Magic Piano

Films

04/30/2022 3:00PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Films | Twelve Pianos

Films

05/03/2022 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

Mauro Ffortissimo, an artist and musician, drags an old piano onto the bluffs near his home by the sea. He […]

Films | Living the Classical Life: A Webisode Series by Zsolt Bognár

Films

05/04/2022 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

Host Zsolt Bognár is an award-winning pianist, writer, and Ted Talk presenter uniquely suited to interviewing classical musicians. Through candid […]

Films | Los Hermanos

Films

05/05/2022 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

Virtuoso Afro-Cuban-born brothers—violinist Ilmar and pianist Aldo—live on opposite sides of a geopolitical chasm a half-century wide. Tracking their parallel […]

Films | Daniil Trifonov: The Magics of Music

Films

05/06/2022 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A Christopher Nupen film with Daniil Trifonov — pianist, composer, Russian, and a magician at the keyboard. The astonishing musical […]

Films | The Magic Piano

Films

05/07/2022 11:00AM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Films | The Magic Piano

Films

05/07/2022 3:00PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Public Art

Public Art | Oscillators by Intermedio

Public Art

05/01/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Multimedia Room

Sunday, May 1 through Tuesday, May 10 · 10 AM — 10 PM Oscillators is a public art installation featuring […]

Musical Theater

Musical Theater | Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

Musical Theater

04/29/2022 7:30PM Farmers Alley Theatre

Lanie Robertson, author Malkia Stampley, director Alexis J Roston, as Lady Day Abdul Hamid Royal, piano We are excited to […]

Concert Previews

Concert Preview | Yuja Wang

Concert Previews

04/08/2022 7:00PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER · Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Yuja Wang, the […]

Concert Preview | Emanuel Ax

Concert Previews

04/30/2022 7:00PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER · Lia Jensen-Abbott, Albion College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Emanuel Ax, the […]

Concert Preview | Seong-Jin Cho

Concert Previews

05/03/2022 6:30PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER · David Abbott, Albion College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Seong-Jin Cho, the […]

Concert Preview | Sergio Tiempo

Concert Previews

05/05/2022 6:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

SPEAKER · Sophié van der Westhuizen, Kalamazoo College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Sergio […]

Concert Preview | Sergei Babayan

Concert Previews

05/06/2022 7:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

SPEAKER: Andrius Zlabys, pianist, featured composer Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Sergei Babayan, the […]

Concert Preview | Daniil Trifonov

Concert Previews

05/07/2022 7:00PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER: Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Daniil Trifonov, the composers, […]

Concert Preview | Conor Hanick and Sandbox Percussion

Concert Previews

05/11/2022 6:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Speaker: Christopher Cerrone, Composer, Mannes School of Music Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Conor […]

Concert Preview | Festival Finale

Concert Previews

05/15/2022 3:00PM Chenery Auditorium

SPEAKER · Zaide Pixley, Kalamazoo College Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about Wei Luo, Maxim […]

Learning Opportunities

Master Class | Jan Lisiecki

Learning Opportunities

04/28/2022 1:00PM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Master Class | Beatrice Rana

Learning Opportunities

04/29/2022 10:00AM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Eunbi Kim

Learning Opportunities

04/29/2022 4:00PM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

You’re Not Alone! Lessons From Mentoring 50+ Musicians Through The Start Of Their Careers The first five years after graduating […]

Master Class | George Li, 2012 Gilmore Young Artist

Learning Opportunities

04/30/2022 10:00AM Stetson Chapel

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Interview | Emanuel Ax

Learning Opportunities

04/30/2022 12:30PM Stetson Chapel

Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about the featured artist and music. Hear from Emanuel Ax […]

Conversation | Fred Hersch and Igor Levit, 2018 Gilmore Artist

Learning Opportunities

05/02/2022 11:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to hear from Fred Hersch and Igor Levit. Although they come from different […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Lara Downes

Learning Opportunities

05/02/2022 4:00PM Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

The Long Road Home: A Pianist’s American Journey Lara Downes guides us through her professional trajectory as a classical American […]

Master Class | Lori Sims

Learning Opportunities

05/04/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Master Class | Lise de la Salle

Learning Opportunities

05/05/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Oni Buchanan

Learning Opportunities

05/05/2022 4:00PM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

In this forward-looking talk, Ms. Buchanan will examine how new technologies might serve as opportunities for creation, curation, and invitation. […]

Master Class | Sergio Tiempo

Learning Opportunities

05/06/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Amanda Cook

Learning Opportunities

05/06/2022 4:00PM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

How To Market Yourself As An Independent Artist Amanda Cook, editor of the review & interview website, icareifyoulisten.com – an […]

Master Class | Jonathan Biss, 2002 Gilmore Young Artist

Learning Opportunities

05/07/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Jonathan Biss, 2002 Gilmore Young Artist

Learning Opportunities

05/07/2022 4:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Heart, Mind, Body: The Musician’s Tools, And How To Protect Them Jonathan Biss is a renowned interpreter of Beethoven’s piano […]

Master Class | ZOFO

Learning Opportunities

05/09/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Festival Fellows Lecture | Aaron Dworkin

Learning Opportunities

05/09/2022 4:00PM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

Professor Maverick Throws The Dice: A Wager On Diversity, Innovation, Creativity & Entrepreneurship In The Arts In this inspiring presentation, […]

Master Class | Lori Sims

Learning Opportunities

05/10/2022 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Interview | Sandbox Percussion and Conor Hanick Interview

Learning Opportunities

05/10/2022 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Host · Adam Schumaker, Director of Education Join fellow piano enthusiasts for an opportunity to learn more about the featured […]

Community Events

Community Event | Bill Cessna Trio

Community Events

05/06/2022 5:00PM Kalamazoo State Theatre

Bill Cessna, piano Denis Shebukhov, bass Ethan Bouwsma, drums Presented in partnership with the Kalamazoo State Theatre, this free outdoor […]

2021 Rising Stars

Rising Stars Series | Schaghajegh Nosrati

2021 Rising Stars

09/19/2021 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

Schaghajegh Nosrati is highly regarded for the sincerity, depth and virtuosity of her interpretations. Born in Germany as the child […]

Rising Stars Series | Matthew Whitaker Quartet

2021 Rising Stars

10/10/2021 4:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Matthew Whitaker, piano and organ Marcos Robinson, guitar Isaiah Johnson, drums Karim Hutton, electric bass Matthew Whitaker is a 21-year-old […]

Rising Stars Series | Federico Colli

2021 Rising Stars

11/14/2021 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

Born in Brescia, Italy, Federico Colli is praised for his highly imaginative and philosophical approaches to interpretations. Fully steeped in […]

Rising Stars Series | Alexei Melnikov

2021 Rising Stars Event Canceled

Due to complications with travelling from Russia, Alexei Melnikov is unable to perform on December 12.  We are pleased to […]

Rising Stars Series | Arseniy Gusev

2021 Rising Stars

12/12/2021 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

Arseniy Gusev, a young pianist and composer, was born in St. Petersburg where he began studying music at age five. […]

Community Events

Community Events | Border CrosSing in Concert

Community Events

01/22/2020 7:00PM Davidson Visual and Performing Arts Center

A community celebration of Latin American song Twin Cities-based choral group Border CrosSing presents a program that explores 500 years […]

Community Events | El Concilio Community Sing

Community Events

01/23/2020 5:30PM Hispanic American Council

Bring the whole family for a joyful community celebration of music and culture at El Concilio! Visiting artist Dr. Ahmed […]

Community Event | Border CrosSing in Concert

Community Events

01/24/2020 7:00PM First Presbyterian Church

A community celebration of Latin American song Twin Cities-based choral group Border CrosSing presents a program that explores 500 years […]

Virtual Community Event | Juneteenth - Minor Element

Community Events

06/19/2021 7:00PM Livestreaming from Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

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

Nachito Herrera plays Cuban Jazz | Nachito Herrera toca Jazz Cubano

Community Events

09/24/2021 6:00PM Bronson Park

Cuban-born pianist Nachito Herrera is returning to Kalamazoo to perform in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Herrera, who specializes in […]

Nachito Herrera plays Cuban Jazz | Nachito Herrera toca Jazz Cubano

Community Events

09/25/2021 1:00PM Leila Arboretum

Cuban-born pianist Nachito Herrera is returning to Battle Creek to perform in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Herrera, who specializes […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong with the Hastings Symphonic Band

Community Events

04/19/2022 7:00PM Hastings Performing Arts Center

Alpin Hong works with local students in Hastings and performs with their High School Concert Band in this very special […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

Community Events

04/20/2022 7:00PM Plainwell Performing Arts Center

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

Community Events

04/22/2022 7:00PM Kool Family Community Center, Battle Creek

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Multiverse of Music

Community Events

04/24/2022 3:00PM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

After being stuck on a remote island during the pandemic, Alpin Hong returns to Kalamazoo to unleash the epic potential […]

Family Concerts | Alpin Hong and the Vicksburg High School Concert Bands

Community Events

04/25/2022 7:00PM Vicksburg Performing Arts Center

Alpin Hong works with local students in the Vicksburg High School Concert Bands in this very special community concert.

Community Event | Bill Cessna Trio

Community Events

05/06/2022 5:00PM Kalamazoo State Theatre

Bill Cessna, piano Denis Shebukhov, bass Ethan Bouwsma, drums Presented in partnership with the Kalamazoo State Theatre, this free outdoor […]

Baby Grands | 3Divas

Community Events

05/08/2022 11:00AM Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo

Baby Grands are special family-friendly concerts where the music is joyful and our youngest community members are free to crawl, […]

Battle Creek Community Event | The Velvelettes

Community Events

06/18/2022 2:00PM Claude Evans Park, Battle Creek

The Velvelettes –  the only “all original” Motown group from the 1960’s –  will perform as a trio, with a […]

Kalamazoo Community Event | The Velvelettes

Community Events

06/19/2022 3:00PM Arcadia Festival Site, Kalamazoo

The Velvelettes –  the only “all original” Motown group from the 1960’s –  will perform as a trio, with a […]

2020-2021 Season

Virtual Rising Stars | Mackenzie Melemed

2020-2021 Season

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 Season

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 […]

Film | Pierre-Laurent Aimard - Not Just One Truth

2020-2021 Season

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). […]

Virtual Piano Masters | Pierre-Laurent Aimard

2020-2021 Season

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 Rising Stars | Dominic Cheli

2020-2021 Season

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 Piano Masters | Yefim Bronfman

2020-2021 Season

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. […]

Film | In the Key of G

2020-2021 Season

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 […]

Virtual Jazz Club | Emmet Cohen Trio

2020-2021 Season

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 Special Event | Ingrid Fliter, 2006 Gilmore Artist

2020-2021 Season

01/17/2021 4:00PM Streaming from Milan, Italy

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

Virtual Rising Stars | Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet

2020-2021 Season

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 Community Event | Edward Callahan in Concert

2020-2021 Season

02/19/2021 7:00PM Wellspring Theater

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

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

2020-2021 Season

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 Rising Stars | Evren Ozel

2020-2021 Season

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 Special Event | Angela Hewitt

2020-2021 Season

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 […]

Virtual Jazz Club | Aaron Diehl Trio

2020-2021 Season

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 […]

Virtual Rising Stars | Glenn Zaleski Trio

2020-2021 Season

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 Season

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 […]

Virtual Community Event | Juneteenth - Minor Element

2020-2021 Season

06/19/2021 7:00PM Livestreaming from Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

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

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 […]

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 Streaming from Milan, Italy

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 […]

Community Events

Virtual Community Event | Edward Callahan in Concert

Community Events

02/19/2021 7:00PM Wellspring Theater

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 Livestreaming from Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

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

Film

Film | Pierre-Laurent Aimard - Not Just One Truth

Film

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

Film

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 […]

2018 Festival Events

2019-2020 Rising Stars

Rising Stars Series | Tiffany Poon

2019-2020 Rising Stars

09/22/2019 12:00PM Wellspring Theater

Ms. Poon, a native of Hong Kong, has appeared with orchestras and in recital throughout the US, Canada, Europe, Australia, […]

Rising Stars Series | Aliya Alsafa & Jeffrey Chin

2019-2020 Rising Stars

10/06/2019 12:00PM First Congregational Church, Battle Creek

The Gilmore is the first US music festival to partner with the Lang Lang International Music Foundation to present talented […]

Rising Stars Series | Lukas Geniušas

2019-2020 Rising Stars

10/20/2019 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

Russian-Lithuanian pianist Lukas Geniušus has performed worldwide in recital, as a guest artist with premier orchestras and at summer festivals. […]

Rising Stars Series | Charles Richard-Hamelin

2019-2020 Rising Stars

11/10/2019 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

Canadian pianist Charles Richard-Hamelin was the silver medalist and winner of the Krystian Zimerman Prize at the 2015 International Chopin […]

Rising Stars Series | Wei Luo, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

2019-2020 Rising Stars

01/19/2020 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

We conclude the season with a performance from 2018 Gilmore Young Artist Wei Luo, an artist who is able to […]

2020 Festival Events

Renée Fleming and Evgeny Kissin

2020 Festival Events

04/15/2020 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

An Iconic Collaboration Legendary soprano Renée Fleming and piano virtuoso Evgeny Kissin collaborate for a sensational, once-in-a-lifetime recital performance. The […]

Grand Rapids Symphony

2020 Festival Events

04/19/2020 6:30PM DeVos Performance Hall

Marcelo Lehninger, conductor Orli Shaham, 1996 Gilmore Young Artist, piano Orli Shaham returns to the Festival to collaborate with Mr. […]

Twelve Pianos

2020 Festival Events

04/22/2020 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

Half Moon Bay, California. Mauro ffortissimo, an artist and musician, drags an old grand piano onto the bluffs near his […]

Opening Night Dinner and Pablo Ziegler in Concert

2020 Festival Events

04/22/2020 6:00PM Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Up Close and Personal with the Master of Tango Opening Dinner and Concert A delightful kickoff to the Festival, beginning […]

Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

2020 Festival Events

04/23/2020 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Mr. Galant has won prizes at multiple important competitions, including both the 2015 Van Cliburn Junior Competition and Eastman Young […]

Svetlana and The Delancey Five

2020 Festival Events

04/23/2020 6:30PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Svetlana and The Delancey Five take you straight to the best party ever, seamlessly moving from sophisticated tender tones to […]

Svetlana and The Delancey Five

2020 Festival Events

04/23/2020 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Svetlana and The Delancey Five take you straight to the best party ever, seamlessly moving from sophisticated tender tones to […]

Alexandre Tharaud: Les Temps Dérobé

2020 Festival Events

04/24/2020 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

The film’s title translates to “Behind the Veil,” and it provides a fresh, unnarrated glimpse into the day-to-day life of […]

Pablo Ziegler Jazz Tango Trio

2020 Festival Events

04/24/2020 6:30PM Williams Theatre

Pablo Ziegler, piano Hector del Curto, bandoneon Claudio Ragazzi, guitar Take the nearly mathematical precision of a tango, marry it […]

Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

2020 Festival Events

04/24/2020 7:30PM First United Methodist Church, South Haven

Mr. Galant has won prizes at multiple important competitions, including both the 2015 Van Cliburn Junior Competition and Eastman Young […]

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill

2020 Festival Events

04/24/2020 7:30PM Farmers Alley Theatre

A must-see play for any fan of the great Billie Holiday, this production re-imagines one of Lady Day’s last, heart-breaking […]

Pablo Ziegler Jazz Tango Trio

2020 Festival Events

04/24/2020 9:00PM Williams Theatre

Pablo Ziegler, piano Hector del Curto, bandoneon Claudio Ragazzi, guitar Take the nearly mathematical precision of a tango, marry it […]

Yefim Bronfman, Pre-Concert Talk

2020 Festival Events

04/25/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Professor Emerita, Kalamazoo College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members […]

The Magic Piano

2020 Festival Events

04/25/2020 3:00PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Jackson Symphony Orchestra

2020 Festival Events

04/25/2020 7:30PM George E. Potter Center

Jackson Symphony Orchestra Matthew Aubin, conductor Elliot Wuu, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, piano Vive la France 2018 Gilmore Young Artist […]

Yefim Bronfman

2020 Festival Events

04/25/2020 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Beethoven the Titan Mr. Bronfman, a virtuoso pianist known for his commanding technique, strength, and intensity, applies his extraordinary artistic […]

Yefim Bronfman

2020 Festival Events

04/26/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Kristian Bezuidenhout, Lecture

2020 Festival Events

04/26/2020 12:30PM Stetson Chapel

Speaker: Kristian Bezuidenhout will present his own thoughts regarding his evening performance. Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the […]

Kristian Bezuidenhout

2020 Festival Events

04/26/2020 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Mozart’s Piano In a rare opportunity to hear classical works performed on period instruments, Mr. Bezuidenhout performs works by Mozart […]

Maxim Lando, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

2020 Festival Events

04/26/2020 2:00PM Saugatuck Center for the Arts

Mr. Lando’s concerts and collaborations have brought him to the international stage quickly and decisively. At the age of 14 […]

Alpin Hong vs. The Machine

2020 Festival Events

04/26/2020 4:00PM Kalamazoo College Dalton Theater

This new program is a fusion of technology, music, comedy, audience interaction, and that indescribable “something” that makes an Alpin […]

Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

2020 Festival Events

04/26/2020 4:00PM First Congregational Church, Battle Creek

Mr. Galant has won prizes at multiple important competitions, including both the 2015 Van Cliburn Junior Competition and Eastman Young […]

Kristian Bezuidenhout

2020 Festival Events

04/27/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Trio Solisti, Interview

2020 Festival Events

04/27/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Interviewer: Zsolt Bognàr Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members with a deeper understanding […]

Alexander Ullman

2020 Festival Events

04/27/2020 2:00PM Wellspring Theater

Beethoven’s Joie de Vivre Mr. Ullman performs Beethoven’s virtuosic “Waldstein” Sonata, a work that is full of life, humor, and […]

Exceptional Experiences

Renée Fleming and Evgeny Kissin

Exceptional Experiences

04/15/2020 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

An Iconic Collaboration Legendary soprano Renée Fleming and piano virtuoso Evgeny Kissin collaborate for a sensational, once-in-a-lifetime recital performance. The […]

Opening Night Dinner and Pablo Ziegler in Concert

Exceptional Experiences

04/22/2020 6:00PM Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Up Close and Personal with the Master of Tango Opening Dinner and Concert A delightful kickoff to the Festival, beginning […]

Jon Batiste

Exceptional Experiences

05/03/2020 7:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Jon Batiste is a musician, educator, bandleader, and television personality best known as the bandleader for The Late Show with […]

Pink Martini

Exceptional Experiences

05/08/2020 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Few ensembles are as wildly entertaining as this hugely talented ensemble that crosses genres of classical, jazz, and pop to […]

A Celebration of Beethoven

Yefim Bronfman

A Celebration of Beethoven

04/25/2020 8:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Beethoven the Titan Mr. Bronfman, a virtuoso pianist known for his commanding technique, strength, and intensity, applies his extraordinary artistic […]

Jonathan Biss

A Celebration of Beethoven

05/03/2020 2:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Beethoven the Thinker In this solo piano recital, and an accompanying lecture on May 2, Beethoven expert Jonathan Biss leads […]

Igor Levit, 2018 Gilmore Artist

A Celebration of Beethoven

05/08/2020 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Beethoven the Humanist Mr. Levit performs an all-Beethoven program, including the “Hammerklavier” Sonata, one of the most astonishing works ever […]

Solo Piano Recitals

Kristian Bezuidenhout

Solo Piano Recitals

04/26/2020 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Mozart’s Piano In a rare opportunity to hear classical works performed on period instruments, Mr. Bezuidenhout performs works by Mozart […]

Alexander Ullman

Solo Piano Recitals

04/27/2020 2:00PM Wellspring Theater

Beethoven’s Joie de Vivre Mr. Ullman performs Beethoven’s virtuosic “Waldstein” Sonata, a work that is full of life, humor, and […]

Sergei Babayan

Solo Piano Recitals

04/30/2020 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

The Exquisite Art of Chopin As composed by Frédéric Chopin, the mazurka – a short, simple country dance – becomes […]

Beatrice Rana

Solo Piano Recitals

05/06/2020 2:00PM Wellspring Theater

Igor Stravinsky’s magical puppet Petrushka comes to life and death under the poetic artistry of Beatrice Rana at the conclusion […]

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

04/23/2020 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Mr. Galant has won prizes at multiple important competitions, including both the 2015 Van Cliburn Junior Competition and Eastman Young […]

Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

04/24/2020 7:30PM First United Methodist Church, South Haven

Mr. Galant has won prizes at multiple important competitions, including both the 2015 Van Cliburn Junior Competition and Eastman Young […]

Maxim Lando, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

04/26/2020 2:00PM Saugatuck Center for the Arts

Mr. Lando’s concerts and collaborations have brought him to the international stage quickly and decisively. At the age of 14 […]

Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

04/26/2020 4:00PM First Congregational Church, Battle Creek

Mr. Galant has won prizes at multiple important competitions, including both the 2015 Van Cliburn Junior Competition and Eastman Young […]

Maxim Lando, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

05/01/2020 7:30PM Franke Center for the Arts

Mr. Lando’s concerts and collaborations have brought him to the international stage quickly and decisively. At the age of 14 […]

Maxim Lando, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist

Gilmore Young Artist Recitals

05/04/2020 2:00PM Stetson Chapel

Mr. Lando’s concerts and collaborations have brought him to the international stage quickly and decisively. At the age of 14 […]

Blissfully Baroque

Angela Hewitt

Blissfully Baroque

04/28/2020 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

A Bach Odyssey In 2016, the great Angela Hewitt set out to perform all of the keyboard works of J.S. […]

Alexandre Tharaud

Blissfully Baroque

05/01/2020 8:00PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Music From the Grand Court of Versailles French pianist Alexandre Tharaud performs the lush and lively music that captivated kings […]

Apollo’s Fire

Blissfully Baroque

05/05/2020 7:30PM Stetson Chapel

A program of baroque orchestra music inspired by the raucous coffeehouse concerts led by Bach in 18th-century Leipzig. Listen for […]

Orchestra Concerts

Grand Rapids Symphony

Orchestra Concerts

04/19/2020 6:30PM DeVos Performance Hall

Marcelo Lehninger, conductor Orli Shaham, 1996 Gilmore Young Artist, piano Orli Shaham returns to the Festival to collaborate with Mr. […]

Jackson Symphony Orchestra

Orchestra Concerts

04/25/2020 7:30PM George E. Potter Center

Jackson Symphony Orchestra Matthew Aubin, conductor Elliot Wuu, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist, piano Vive la France 2018 Gilmore Young Artist […]

Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra

Orchestra Concerts

05/02/2020 7:30PM W. K. Kellogg Auditorium

Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra Anne Harrigan, conductor Misha Galant, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist, piano 2020 Gilmore Young Artist Misha Galant […]

Gilmore Festival Chamber Orchestra

Orchestra Concerts

05/06/2020 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

A Celebration of Piano and Strings Musicians from the Grand Rapids Symphony and the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Julian Kuerti, conductor […]

Lansing Symphony Orchestra

Orchestra Concerts

05/08/2020 7:30PM Wharton Center for Performing Arts

Timothy Muffitt, conductor Maxim Lando, 2020 Gilmore Young Artist, piano 2020 Gilmore Young Artist Maxim Lando performs Camille Saint-Saëns’s second […]

Festival Finale | Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra

Orchestra Concerts

05/10/2020 4:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Julian Kuerti, conductor Igor Levit, 2018 Gilmore Artist, piano The Festival arrives at a splendid conclusion with […]

Jazz

Svetlana and The Delancey Five

Jazz

04/23/2020 6:30PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Svetlana and The Delancey Five take you straight to the best party ever, seamlessly moving from sophisticated tender tones to […]

Svetlana and The Delancey Five

Jazz

04/23/2020 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

Svetlana and The Delancey Five take you straight to the best party ever, seamlessly moving from sophisticated tender tones to […]

Pablo Ziegler Jazz Tango Trio

Jazz

04/24/2020 6:30PM Williams Theatre

Pablo Ziegler, piano Hector del Curto, bandoneon Claudio Ragazzi, guitar Take the nearly mathematical precision of a tango, marry it […]

Pablo Ziegler Jazz Tango Trio

Jazz

04/24/2020 9:00PM Williams Theatre

Pablo Ziegler, piano Hector del Curto, bandoneon Claudio Ragazzi, guitar Take the nearly mathematical precision of a tango, marry it […]

Aaron Diehl Trio

Jazz

04/29/2020 6:30PM Williams Theatre

Aaron Diehl, piano Paul Sikivie, bass Quincy Davis, drums Aaron Diehl is one of those artists who can do it […]

Aaron Diehl Trio

Jazz

04/29/2020 9:00PM Williams Theatre

Aaron Diehl, piano Paul Sikivie, bass Quincy Davis, drums Aaron Diehl is one of those artists who can do it […]

Sullivan Fortner Trio

Jazz

05/04/2020 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Sullivan Fortner, piano Neal “Sugar” Caine, bass Jeremy “Bean” Clemons, drums Captivating jazz pianist Sullivan Fortner, who has performed across […]

TRI-FI

Jazz

05/04/2020 12:00PM W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Matthew Fries, piano Keith Hall, drums Phil Palombi, bass These three award-winning musicians have been composing, recording, and performing together […]

Emmet Cohen Trio

Jazz

05/04/2020 6:30PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

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

Emmet Cohen Trio

Jazz

05/04/2020 9:00PM Bell’s Eccentric Cafe

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

Sullivan Fortner Trio

Jazz

05/05/2020 12:00PM W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Sullivan Fortner, piano Neal “Sugar” Caine, bass Jeremy “Bean” Clemons, drums Captivating jazz pianist Sullivan Fortner, who has performed across […]

Dan Tepfer Trio

Jazz

05/05/2020 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Dan Tepfer, piano Shawn Conley, bass Jochen Rueckert, drums Having found his way to jazz via a classical route, pianist […]

Dan Tepfer Trio

Jazz

05/06/2020 12:00PM W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Dan Tepfer, piano Shawn Conley, bass Jochen Rueckert, drums Having found his way to jazz via a classical route, pianist […]

TRI-FI

Jazz

05/06/2020 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Matthew Fries, piano Keith Hall, drums Phil Palombi, bass These three award-winning musicians have been composing, recording, and performing together […]

3Divas

Jazz

05/07/2020 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Sherrie Maricle, drums Amy Shook, bass Jackie Warren, piano This super swinging powerhouse trio plays original, traditional, and contemporary standards […]

Fox Wolf Duo

Jazz

05/07/2020 12:00PM W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Donal Fox, piano, composer, arranger Warren Wolf, vibraphone and marimba Two outstanding virtuosos deftly draw from jazz and classical traditions […]

Fred Hersch Trio

Jazz

05/07/2020 7:30PM Stetson Chapel

Fred Hersch, piano John Hébert, bass Eric McPherson, drums A select member of jazz’s piano pantheon, Fred Hersch is a […]

Fox Wolf Duo

Jazz

05/08/2020 12:00PM Civic Auditorium

Donal Fox, piano, composer, arranger Warren Wolf, vibraphone and marimba Two outstanding virtuosos deftly draw from jazz and classical traditions […]

3Divas

Jazz

05/08/2020 12:00PM W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Sherrie Maricle, drums Amy Shook, bass Jackie Warren, piano This super swinging powerhouse trio plays original, traditional, and contemporary standards […]

Uniquely Gilmore

ZOFO and Wellspring/Cori Terry and Dancers

Uniquely Gilmore

04/30/2020 2:00PM Wellspring Theater

Eva-Maria Zimmerman, piano Keisuke Nakagoshi, piano Wellspring/Cori Terry and Dancers Piano duet arrangements of Gustav Holst’s The Planets and other […]

Rob Schwimmer

Uniquely Gilmore

05/02/2020 4:00PM Wellspring Theater

Heart of Hearing Mr. Schwimmer uses the piano, theremin, and an amazing contemporary instrument called the Haken Continuum to take […]

Maria João Pires & Friends

Uniquely Gilmore

05/09/2020 2:00PM Wellspring Theater

Portugese pianist Maria João Pires concludes a nine-day workshop held in conjunction with the Festival by presenting a special concert […]

Igudesman & Joo

Uniquely Gilmore

05/09/2020 8:00PM Kalamazoo State Theatre

Play It Again Aleksey Igudesman, violin Hyung-ki Joo, piano Two classically trained musicians – one pianist, one violinist – bring […]

Public Art

Oscillators - Intermedio

Public Art

05/04/2020 9:00AM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

Oscillators: An Interactive Installation Oscillators, is a public art installation featuring pendulums created from the keys of a de-constructed piano. […]

Family Concerts

Alpin Hong vs. The Machine

Family Concerts

04/26/2020 4:00PM Kalamazoo College Dalton Theater

This new program is a fusion of technology, music, comedy, audience interaction, and that indescribable “something” that makes an Alpin […]

Alpin Hong vs. The Machine

Family Concerts

04/29/2020 7:00PM Binda Performing Arts Center

This new program is a fusion of technology, music, comedy, audience interaction, and that indescribable “something” that makes an Alpin […]

Alpin Hong vs. The Machine

Family Concerts

05/01/2020 7:00PM Plainwell Performing Arts Center

This new program is a fusion of technology, music, comedy, audience interaction, and that indescribable “something” that makes an Alpin […]

Alpin Hong and the Vicksburg High School Concert Band

Family Concerts

05/03/2020 3:00PM Vicksburg Performing Arts Center

Rhapsody in Blue Vicksburg Performing Arts Center, Vicksburg Alpin Hong performs Gershwin’s hugely popular Rhapsody in Blue with the Vicksburg […]

Chamber Music Collaborations

Trio Solisti

Chamber Music Collaborations

04/27/2020 7:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Fabio Bidini, piano Maria Bachmann, violin Alexis Pia Gerlach, cello Beethoven’s Ghost The “most exciting piano trio in America”, as […]

Lori Sims and Jinjoo Cho

Chamber Music Collaborations

04/28/2020 2:00PM Wellspring Theater

Lori Sims, piano Jinjoo Cho, violin In this program dedicated to the themes of love, jealousy, and rage, Lori Sims […]

Brain Gain

Yefim Bronfman, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

04/25/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Professor Emerita, Kalamazoo College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members […]

Kristian Bezuidenhout, Lecture

Brain Gain

04/26/2020 12:30PM Stetson Chapel

Speaker: Kristian Bezuidenhout will present his own thoughts regarding his evening performance. Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the […]

Trio Solisti, Interview

Brain Gain

04/27/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Interviewer: Zsolt Bognàr Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members with a deeper understanding […]

Angela Hewitt, Interview

Brain Gain

04/28/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Interviewer: Zsolt Bognár Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members with a deeper understanding […]

Sergei Babayan, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

04/30/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Speaker: Lia Jensen-Abbott, Albion College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members with a […]

Alexandre Tharaud, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

05/01/2020 12:30PM Epic Center Atrium

Speaker: David Abbott, Albion College. Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members with a […]

Jonathan Biss, 2002 Gilmore Young Artist, Lecture

Brain Gain

05/02/2020 2:00PM Judy K. Jolliffe Theatre

Beethoven the Thinker: Lecture Jonathan Biss may be the only world-renowned pianist who is, perhaps, as well known for his […]

Apollo’s Fire, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

05/05/2020 6:30PM Stetson Chapel

Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Professor Emerita, Kalamazoo College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members […]

Gilmore Festival Chamber Orchestra, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

05/06/2020 6:30PM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Speaker: Beau Bothwell, Kalamazoo College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members with a […]

Fred Hersch, Interview

Brain Gain

05/07/2020 2:00PM Epic Center Atrium

Interviewer: Pierre van der Westhuizen, Director, The Gilmore Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience […]

Igor Levit, 2018 Gilmore Artist, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

05/08/2020 1:00PM Stetson Chapel

Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Professor Emerita, Kalamazoo College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members […]

Festival Finale, Pre-Concert Talk

Brain Gain

05/10/2020 3:00PM Chenery Auditorium

Speaker: Zaide Pixley, Professor Emerita, Kalamazoo College Pre-concert talks and lectures are presented throughout the Festival to provide audience members […]

Musical Theater

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill

Musical Theater

04/24/2020 7:30PM Farmers Alley Theatre

A must-see play for any fan of the great Billie Holiday, this production re-imagines one of Lady Day’s last, heart-breaking […]

Film

Twelve Pianos

Film

04/22/2020 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

Half Moon Bay, California. Mauro ffortissimo, an artist and musician, drags an old grand piano onto the bluffs near his […]

Alexandre Tharaud: Les Temps Dérobé

Film

04/24/2020 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

The film’s title translates to “Behind the Veil,” and it provides a fresh, unnarrated glimpse into the day-to-day life of […]

The Magic Piano

Film

04/25/2020 3:00PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

A delightful, family-friendly animated film that follows the adventures of Anna and Chip-Chip who use a magical, flying piano on […]

Living the Classical Life

Film

04/29/2020 12:30PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

Host Zsolt Bognar is an award-winning pianist, writer, and Ted Talk presenter uniquely suited to interviewing classical musicians, as well […]

Alicia’s Hands

Film

05/01/2020 4:00PM Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Stryker Theatre

An engrossing documentary and tribute to legendary Spanish pianist Alicia de Larrocha. The film includes interviews with internationally renowned artists […]

Master Classes

Yefim Bronfman

Master Classes

04/26/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Kristian Bezuidenhout

Master Classes

04/27/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Fabio Bidini

Master Classes

04/28/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Lori Sims

Master Classes

04/29/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Aaron Diehl

Master Classes

04/30/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Eva-Maria Zimmerman & Keisuke Nakagoshi

Master Classes

05/01/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Alexandre Tharaud

Master Classes

05/02/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Matthew Fries

Master Classes

05/05/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Jeannette Sorrell

Master Classes

05/06/2020 10:00AM Dalton Center Recital Hall

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Beatrice Rana

Master Classes

05/07/2020 10:00AM Wellspring Theater

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Igor Levit, 2018 Gilmore Artist

Master Classes

05/09/2020 10:00AM Wellspring Theater

Observing a master class is a great way to gain insight into the extraordinary dedication it takes to become an […]

Baby Grands

Baby Grands: Tiffany Poon

Baby Grands

09/21/2019 10:30AM Jolliffe Theatre, Epic Center

Baby Grands are very special concerts where kids can be kids, parents can relax, and music is always fun. The […]

Baby Grands: Aliya Alsana and Jeffrey Chin

Baby Grands

10/05/2019 10:30AM Willard Library

Baby Grands are very special concerts where kids can be kids, parents can relax, and music is always fun. The […]

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