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2012-2013 Rising Stars Series Features Six Exceptional Young Pianists from Around the World

Published Friday, July 6, 2012

Six remarkable young pianists will appear in concert during the upcoming 2012-13 Rising Stars Series at the Epic Center’s Wellspring Theater in downtown Kalamazoo.

PLAY.OUT.LOUD. Pianos Ready to Play!

Published Wednesday, April 4, 2012

The pianos are ready for you to play! Watch for them to "pop up" around town beginning April 18th!

Boston Globe: “Gerstein jazzes up Gershwin in Berklee show”

Published Tuesday, April 3, 2012

2010 Gilmore Artist Kirill Gerstein performed at the Berklee College of Music on Friday, March 30.


Published Tuesday, February 28, 2012

The pianos are almost ready to go outside. See them this Friday, April 6, 5-9 PM at the Park Trades Center during Art Hop.

PLAY.OUT.LOUD. First Steps

Published Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Pictures of the first step in PLAY. OUT. LOUD. – 13 colorful upright pianos outside throughout Kalamazoo and Portage during the Festival.

Alice Kemerling Named Assistant Director

Published Friday, February 10, 2012

Director Daniel Gustin announced today the promotion of Alice Kemerling to the new position of Assistant Director of The Gilmore

2012 Gilmore Festival Preview Event in Pictures

Published Wednesday, November 23, 2011

A preview of the upcoming 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival was held on October 14 at Western Michigan University's Dalton Center Recital Hall.

Yuja Wang: “More into the poetic stuff”

Published Thursday, October 20, 2011

The handlers for Yuja Wang rightfully endeavor to show she's a serious artist; the antics of the spirited, 24-year-old virtuoso, however, keep getting in the way.

Wang and Gerstein Lead New Generation of Pianists

Published Wednesday, September 7, 2011

The New York Times heralds the new generation of pianists who have “stunning” virtuosity and phenomenal technique.