Gilmore International Keyboard Festival
Sundays @ 4PM

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.


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

Gabriel Faure:  Mandoline, Les berceaux and Apres un reve
Sarah Shafer, soprano; Richard Goode, piano

Franz Schubert:  Piano Trio in E-flat Major, D. 929 - Andante con moto
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 Tannhauser (after Wagner)
Jeremy Denk, piano


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


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


Ludwig van Beethoven:  Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra
Raymond Harvey, conductor
Rafal Blechacz, piano

Michel Legrand:  You Must Believe in Spring
Michel Legrand Trio

Michel Legrand:  Piano Concerto - Finale
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra
Raymond Harvey, conductor
Michel Legrand, piano