Rising Stars

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The Gilmore Rising Stars Series has presented many fine young pianists over the past 22 years before their international breakthroughs, offering audiences a chance to hear the leading pianists of the future. Initially presented in 1999 as the Irving S. Gilmore Piano Series, it was renamed the Rising Stars Series the following year.


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2021-2022 Rising Stars Series

portrait of Matthew Whitaker next to piano

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Rising Stars Series | Matthew Whitaker Quartet

Dalton Center Recital Hall
portrait of federico colli in front of white wall

Sunday, November 14, 2021

Rising Stars Series | Federico Colli

Wellspring Theater
portrait of Alexei Melnikov

Sunday, December 12, 2021

Rising Stars Series | Alexei Melnikov

Wellspring Theater

Past Rising Stars Series Artists

portrait of Schaghajegh Nosrati

Sunday, September 19, 2021

Rising Stars Series | Schaghajegh Nosrati

Wellspring Theater
avery gagliano performs piano

Sunday, May 16, 2021

Virtual Rising Stars | Avery Gagliano

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portrait of glenn zaleski in front of a bright blue wall

Sunday, May 02, 2021

Virtual Rising Stars | Glenn Zaleski Trio

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portrait of evren ozel sitting at a piano and looking into the distance

Sunday, March 14, 2021

Virtual Rising Stars | Evren Ozel

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portrait of isaiah thompson resting at a piano

Sunday, February 07, 2021

Virtual Rising Stars | Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet

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portrait of dominic cheli sitting in a chair

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Virtual Rising Stars | Dominic Cheli

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Chaeyoung Park

Sunday, October 18, 2020

Virtual Rising Stars | Chaeyoung Park

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portrait of mackenzie melemed

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Virtual Rising Stars | Mackenzie Melemed

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Wei Luo playing piano in black and white

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Rising Stars Series | Wei Luo, 2018 Gilmore Young Artist

Wellspring Theater
rising star series performer charles richard-hamelin portrait

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Rising Stars Series | Charles Richard-Hamelin

Wellspring Theater
portrait of rising star series performer lukas geniusas

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Rising Stars Series | Lukas Geniušas

Wellspring Theater
composite portrait of aliya and jeffrey

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Rising Stars Series | Aliya Alsafa & Jeffrey Chin

First Congregational Church
tiffany poon headshot

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Rising Stars Series | Tiffany Poon

Wellspring Theater

1999-2020 Rising Stars Series Artists

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