Awards & Commissions

Larry J. Bell Jazz Artist Awards

Larry J. Bell Jazz Artist Awards

New to The Gilmore as of February 2022, The Larry J. Bell Jazz Artist Awards will be modeled after the classical Gilmore Artist and Gilmore Young Artist Awards, and will provide some of the most generous...

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Gilmore Artist Award

Established in 1989 to honor the legacy of Irving S. Gilmore, the Gilmore Artist Award recognizes extraordinary piano artistry with some of the most generous financial support given in the musical...

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Gilmore Young Artist Award

The Gilmore Young Artist Award is presented every two years to single out two of the most promising of the new generation of U.S.-based classical pianists, age 22 and younger. The young artists...

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Classical Awards Advisory Committee

The Gilmore Artist Award and Gilmore Young Artist Award recipients are chosen by an anonymous Classical Awards Advisory Committee appointed every four years by the Executive and Artistic Director of...

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Classical Awards Nominating Committee

Classical Awards Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee includes a diverse group of individuals from every aspect of the classical piano world; teachers, administrators, industry professionals, and pianists...

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Commissions

View the compositions commissioned to date by The Gilmore solely or in collaboration with the organization since our first festival in 1991.

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