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Sir András Schiff: Building bridges for the next generation

Published Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Roman Rabinovich talks about his personal encounter with Sir András Schiff, the "guru."

Seong-Jin Cho Discusses the International Chopin Competition

Published Tuesday, January 31, 2017

South Korean-born pianist Seong-Jin Cho discusses what it was like to win 1st prize at the 17th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition.

Photos for Rising Star Roman Rabinovich

Published Monday, January 23, 2017

Roman Rabinovich performed as part of our Rising Stars series on Sunday, January 22, 2017, at the Wellspring Theater.

Roman Rabinovich and Orion Weiss

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Israeli-born pianist Roman Rabinovich performs Rachmaninoff: Suite No. 2 for Two Pianos, Op. 17 II. Waltz: Presto with Gilmore Young Artist Orion Weiss at the ChamberFest Cleveland.

A “Bridge” Between Artists

Published Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Roman Rabinovich’s discusses his personal connection to Sir András Schiff.

Photos for Rising Star Pavel Kolesnikov

Published Monday, December 5, 2016

Pavel Kolesnikov performed as part of our Rising Stars series on Sunday, December 4, 2016, at the Wellspring Theater.

Photos for Piano Master Marc-André Hamelin

Published Sunday, November 6, 2016

Marc-André Hamelin performed as part of our Piano Masters series on Saturday, November 5, 2016, at Chenery Auditorium.

Dan Gustin Discusses Marc‑André Hamelin

Published Thursday, November 3, 2016

Dan Gustin, Director of The Gilmore, discusses Marc-André Hamelin, who performed in our Piano Masters Series on November 5.

Photos for Rising Star Emmet Cohen

Published Monday, October 17, 2016

Jazz pianist Emmet Cohen performed as part of our Rising Stars series on Sunday, October 16 at the Wellspring Theater.

Photos for Rising Star Sean Chen

Published Monday, September 19, 2016

Sean Chen performed as part of our Rising Stars series on Sunday, September 18, 2016, at the Wellspring Theater.

Featured Video: Marc-André Hamelin

Published Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Montreal native Marc-André Hamelin has performed across the globe to great acclaim and is now considered one of the greatest pianists in the world. Watch him perform Earl Wild’s arrangement of “Liza” by George Gershwin. Hamelin performed in our 2016-17 Piano Masters Series on November 5, 2016.

Featured Video: Sean Chen

Published Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The first performer in our Rising Stars Series, Sean Chen won the Crystal Award in the 2013 Van Cliburn Competition. Watch him discuss his beginnings as a pianist, his goals for his career, and his favorite color. Sean Chen performed in Kalamazoo on September 18, 2016.

Featured Video: Pavel Kolesnikov

Published Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Upcoming Rising Stars performer Pavel Kolesnikov discusses his favorite composers, his teachers, and how he chose a career in piano over violin. “It’s incredible how easy it is to access [concerts and recordings] – this is what I like particularly about our time.” Pavel Kolesnikov performed in our Rising Stars Series on December 4, 2016.

Featured Video: Seong-Jin Cho

Published Tuesday, July 19, 2016

South Korean pianist Seong-Jin Cho gained a worldwide audience with his victory at the 2015 International Chopin Piano Competition. Watch an interview with Cho. “Sometimes I get an enormous energy from the audience,” he says. “Sometimes I feel it’s electric on the stage.” Seong-Jin Cho performed in our Rising Stars Series on February 19, 2017.

Featured Video: Roman Rabinovich

Published Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Israeli pianist Roman Rabinovich is perhaps best known for his win at the 2008 Arthur Rubinstein Piano Master Competition. The Israeli pianist has performed at several of the world’s greatest venues. Rabinovich is also a talented painter. See him at Wellspring Theater on January 22, and check out his artwork below!