Events

Community Event | Hispanic Heritage Fiesta

Friendship Park, Battle Creek Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI

Pablo Valadares, piano Daniela Franchesca, lyric soprano The Gilmore will be presenting Daniela Pena and Pablo Valladares Abad, performing a […]

Special Event | Herbie Hancock

Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

Herbie Hancock, piano Terence Blanchard, trumpet James Genus, bass Lionel Loueke, guitar Justin Tyson, drums Born in Chicago in 1940, […]

Rising Star | Tony Siqi Yun

Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

“Tony is a true poet of the keyboard. Expressive, and with his own distinct voice, yet elegant and poised.” PIANIST […]

Rising Star | Alexander Malofeev

Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

“Malofeev’s artistry is truly remarkable…” BOSTON CLASSICAL REVIEW Moscow-born Alexander Malofeev came to international prominence at age 13, when he […]

Rising Star | Victor Gould Trio

Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

Victor Gould, piano Tamir Shmerling, bass EJ Strickland, drums “A new and important compositional voice…” DOWNBEAT One of the first […]

Rising Star | Danae Dörken

Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

“The discovery of the year…” CRESCENDO MAGAZINE German-Greek pianist Danae Dörken is among the elite of internationally acclaimed artists of […]

Rising Star | Connie Han Trio

Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

Connie Han, piano Ryan Berg, bass Bill Wysaske, drums “The rare musician with fearsome chops … and enough originality to […]

Rising Star | Clayton Stephenson, 2022 Gilmore Young Artist

Wellspring Theater, Epic Center, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

Named a 2022 Gilmore Young Artist, Clayton Stephenson won over audiences during his Gilmore premiere during the 2022 Festival. He […]

Maria Schneider Orchestra

Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

The Maria Schneider Orchestra presents DATA LORDS Maria Schneider, composer/conductor Gary Versace, piano Steve Wilson, Dave Pietro, Rich Perry, Donny […]

Jean-Yves Thibaudet

Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

With a reputation as one of today’s finest pianists, Jean-Yves Thibaudet has recorded more than 50 albums and performs a […]

Special Event | Maria João Pires & Partitura Pianists

Dalton Center Recital Hall 1300 Theatre Dr, Kalamazoo, MI

Maria João Pires launched the Partitura Project in Belgium in 2012, with the aim to encourage cooperation and social engagement […]

Renée Fleming & Evgeny Kissin

Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

Legendary soprano Renée Fleming and piano virtuoso Evgeny Kissin collaborate for a sensational recital performance, enhanced by their long-standing friendship. […]

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