Gilmore International Keyboard Festival
Sundays @ 6PM

Presented every two years in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the Irving S. Gilmore International Keyboard Festival is recognized as North America's finest piano music festival. This radio series features some of the finest performances from the 2016 Gilmore Festival, featuring widely acclaimed artists such as Richard Goode, Imogen Cooper, Susan Graham, Jeremy Denk, Llyr Williams and Till Fellner; Gilmore Artists Kirill Gerstein, Ingrid Fliter and Rafał Blechacz; rising stars Dejan Lazic and Sarah Shafer, and Gilmore Young Artists Daniel Hsu and Micah McLaurin. Through recordings that capture the live concert experience and behind-the-scenes artist interviews, the series showcases the excellence and variety of an event recognized as one of the world's outstanding keyboard festivals.

11/27

Franz Liszt:  Sposalizio and Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa
Imogen Cooper, piano

Franz Liszt:  Transcendental Etude No. 9 "Ricordanza"
Micah McLaurin, piano

Frederic Chopin: Ballades
Llyr Williams, piano

12/4

Francis Poulenc:  Allegro con fuoco from Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
Anton Dressler, clarinet; Ingrid Fliter, piano

Gabriel Fauré:  Mandoline, Les berceaux and Après un rêve
Sarah Shafer, soprano; Richard Goode, piano

Franz Schubert:  Andante con moto from Piano Trio in E-flat major, D. 929
Morgenstern Trio

Emily Bear:  Northern Lights
Emily Bear Trio

Scott Joplin:  Sunflower Slow Drag
Igor Stravinsky:  Piano-Rag-Music
William Byrd:  The Passing Mesures
Paul Hindemith:  Ragtime from Suite 1922, Op. 26
William Bolcom:  Graceful Ghost Rag
Conlon Nancarrow:  Canons for Ursula, No. 1
Donald Lambert:  Pilgrim's Chorus from Tannhäuser (after Wagner)
Jeremy Denk, piano

12/11

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Fantasia, Op. 77
Llyr Williams, piano

Robert Schumann:  Papillons, Op. 2
Till Fellner, piano

Johannes Brahms:  Klavierstücke, Op. 119, No. 3
Richard Goode, piano

Richard Wagner (arr. Kocsis):  Prelude from Tristan und Isolde
Franz Liszt:  La Lugubre Gondola
Richard Wagner (arr. Liszt):  Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
Imogen Cooper, piano

12/18

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Piano Sonata No. 5 in G Major, K. 283
Micah McLaurin, piano

Philip Glass:  Etude No. 2
Lisa Moore, piano

Sergei Prokofiev:  Piano Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Op. 82
Yefim Bronfman, piano