The Gilmore

Local Music
12:34 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Randall Scarlata returns with Schumann songs for Gilmore fest

Randall Scarlata
Credit Emily Hanze

When baritone Randall Scarlata first appeared in Kalamazoo in 1999, he was touring as a winner of the Young Concert Artist International Auditions. 

Now a seasoned and versatile performer, Mr. Scarlata talks to Cara Lieurance about his recital of Schumann Songs with pianist Gil Kalish at the 2014 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival.  

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Local Music
9:05 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Meet 2014 Gilmore Young Artist Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner

Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner
Credit Gilmore Festival

Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner, one of two outstanding young pianists singled out for the Gilmore Young Artist award in 2014, talks to Cara Lieurance about his Gilmore Festival performances in concerto and solo recital appearances.

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Local Music
8:40 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Alon Goldstein returns to Gilmore with Grieg

Alon Goldstein at the 2010 Gilmore Festival
Credit Gilmore Festival

Cara Lieurance speaks with pianist Alon Goldstein about his residency with the Kalamazoo Junior Symphony Orchestra, which will present its final concert of the season in collaboration with the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival

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Local Music
9:02 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Meet 2014 Gilmore Young Artist Andrew Hsu

Andrew Hsu
Credit Pete Checchi

Andrew Hsu, who was named a 2014 Gilmore Young Artist earlier this year, may have been singled out for the brilliance of his pianism, but his work as a composer may turn out to be his greatest legacy. 

Cara Lieurance talks to the 19 year-old California native about his solo recital program for the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival, and the Schumann Concerto he'll play with two orchestras during the festival. Hsu also pays tribute to his years of study at the Curtis Institute, and tells the story of how he learned he'd become a 2014 Gilmore Young Artist.

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Gilmore Artist
6:38 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Polish pianist named Gilmore artist

Rafal Blechcz
Credit Gilmore Keyboard Festival

Polish Pianist Rafal Blechacz has been named the 2014 Gilmore Artist. 

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