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Fun Facts About Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner

Published Monday, April 3, 2017

Get to know 2014 Gilmore Young Artist Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner, who performs as part of the Gilmore Rising Stars Series on May 14, 2017.

The Best Thing Ever

Published Thursday, March 30, 2017

Our Education Director presented an original song cycle on March 30, 2017, at Kalamazoo College's Dalton Theater.

Seong-Jin Cho Performing Berg

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Seong-Jin Cho performed Alban Berg's Sonata in B Minor, Op. 1 as part of the Gilmore Keyboard Festival’s 2017-18.

Lightning Speed, a Tender Touch and Charming Disposition

Published Monday, March 27, 2017

The Washington Post describes her music as “transfixing poetry," and the Oregon Artswatch says "...her hands flash across the keyboard like lightning and unleash heavenly thunder."

Roman Rabinovich Performing Janácek

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Roman Rabinovich performed Leoš Janáček's In the Mists as part of the Gilmore Keyboard Festival's Rising Stars Series.

Gilmore Keyboard Festival draws on connections to stay relevant

Published Monday, March 20, 2017

Gilmore Keyboard Festival director, Dan Gustin, and assistant director, Alice Kemerling, talked with Jane C. Simons from MiBiz about the upcoming Festival and what it's like running a non-profit organization.

Two Important Artists to Perform in Kalamazoo

Published Friday, March 17, 2017

We would like to take the opportunity to highlight two upcoming recitals by Christopher Taylor and Lori Sims, two longtime friends of the Gilmore Keyboard Festival.

Seong-Jin Cho Performing Schubert

Published Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Seong-Jin Cho performed Franz Schubert's Sonata in C Minor as part of our 2017 Rising Stars Series.

Photos for Piano Master Sir András Schiff

Published Sunday, March 12, 2017

Sir András Schiff performed as part of our Piano Masters series on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Chenery Auditorium. All photography by Chris McGuire.

Schiff and Schubert: Roman Rabinovich Discusses Sir András Schiff

Published Thursday, March 9, 2017

Following his January Rising Star Series performance in Kalamazoo, Roman Rabinovich discussed Sir András Schiff performing Franz Schubert.

2010 Gilmore Artist Kirill Gerstein Expresses His Thoughts About Sir András Schiff

Published Thursday, March 9, 2017

Kirill Gerstein gave his thoughts about Sir András Schiff after hearing the legendary performer was coming to Kalamazoo to perform.

Dan Gustin Discusses Sir András Schiff on WMUK 102.1 FM

Published Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The director of the Gilmore Keyboard Festival, Dan Gustin, discussed Sir András Schiff and his upcoming concert at Chenery Auditorium with Cara Lieurance from WMUK 102.1 FM.

Photos for Rising Star Seong-Jin Cho

Published Monday, February 20, 2017

Seong-Jin Cho performed as part of our Rising Stars series on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at the Wellspring Theater

Review: Seong-Jin Cho’s emotive, diverse performance earns two encores at The Gilmore

Published Monday, February 20, 2017

"...Sunday’s concert indicated that the young pianist is on his way to earning a place among the greats." - Samara Napolitan for Revue Magazine

Photos for KeysFest 2017

Published Sunday, February 19, 2017

An annual day-long festival for area piano students in West Michigan, KeysFest was held on February 18, 2017, in the Epic Center in downtown Kalamazoo