The Gilmore http://wmuk.org en Pianist Barbara Lieurance presents unconventional program at Gilmore Fest http://wmuk.org/post/pianist-barbara-lieurance-presents-unconventional-program-gilmore-fest <p></p><p>At the 2014 <a href="http://thegilmore.org">Gilmore International Keyboard Festival</a>, pianist <a href="http://lieurance.com">Barbara Lieurance</a> uses hand-made bows to play C. Curtis-Smith's <em>Rhapsodies for piano</em>, and plays with and against herself in Stephan Moore's computer-interactive&nbsp;<em>Moving Target</em>.</p><p>An alumna of Western Michigan University and the New England Conservatory, she joins (older sister) Cara Lieurance to preview her program.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 23:15:50 +0000 Cara Lieurance 14537 at http://wmuk.org Pianist Barbara Lieurance presents unconventional program at Gilmore Fest Old Wicked Songs actors & director discuss the work of art http://wmuk.org/post/old-wicked-songs-actors-director-discuss-work-art <p></p><p><em><a href="http://www.thegilmore.org/event/old-wicked-songs/">Old Wicked Songs</a>,</em> a two-character play by Jon Marans that delves into music and emotion, will be extended through May 18 at the <a href="http://farmersalleytheatre.com">Farmer's Alley Theatre</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>Cara Lieurance talks to director D. Terry Williams, actor Nich Mueller (Steven) and actor Keith Baker (Professor Mashkan) about the drama of the play and how it connects to the song cycle&nbsp;<em>Dichterliebe,</em> by Robert Schumann.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 07 May 2014 19:04:25 +0000 Cara Lieurance 14164 at http://wmuk.org Old Wicked Songs actors & director discuss the work of art Anderson & Roe reach out to new audiences at The Gilmore http://wmuk.org/post/anderson-roe-reach-out-new-audiences-gilmore <p></p><p>Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Roe of the piano duo <a href="http://www.andersonroe.com/">Anderson &amp; Roe</a>, recently visited with Cara Lieurance at WMUK.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:56:57 +0000 Cara Lieurance 14000 at http://wmuk.org Anderson & Roe reach out to new audiences at The Gilmore Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour brings French, German baroque elegance to Gilmore fest http://wmuk.org/post/harpsichordist-jory-vinikour-brings-french-german-baroque-elegance-gilmore-fest <p></p><p>Harpsichordist <a href="http://www.joryvinikour.com/">Jory Vinikour</a>, a dual citizen of France and the United States, made his debut at the <a href="http://thegilmore.org">2014 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival</a> this week with a program of works by Johann Sebastian Bach and Jean-Philippe Rameau.</p><p>Mr. Vinikour and Cara Lieurance have a conversation about the technique and style specific to the composers and the instrument, and his recent return to the United States after a long period living in France.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:44:00 +0000 Cara Lieurance 13999 at http://wmuk.org Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour brings French, German baroque elegance to Gilmore fest Featured Gilmore fest soprano Karina Gauvin, on the 'liquid lines' of Mozart http://wmuk.org/post/featured-gilmore-fest-soprano-karina-gauvin-liquid-lines-mozart <p></p><p>The award-winning Canadian soprano <a href="http://karinagauvin.com">Karina Gauvin</a>&nbsp;sang several Mozart arias in concert with the <a href="http://thegilmore.org">Gilmore Festival </a>Chamber Orchestra &nbsp;on Tuesday night.&nbsp;</p><p>She talked with Cara Lieurance about her transforming career, which saw early roles as a baroque-era soloist and has grown to include Mozart, Mahler and beyond.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:05:37 +0000 Cara Lieurance 13998 at http://wmuk.org Featured Gilmore fest soprano Karina Gauvin, on the 'liquid lines' of Mozart