Kenneth Grigg, piano, performs a spectacular concert in an intimate setting. Mr. Grigg's unusual style emphasizes fluid virtuosity, beauty and variety of tone, and the aesthetic and emotional response of each listener in his audience.|
Obscure masterpieces, startling juxtapositions, and music that you'll want to hear again...including a piece by an Italian composer with the irresistible name "Castelnuovo-Tedesco."
Sunday, January 20, 2019, 7:15 PM: "A Mulberry Olio"
All Mulberry Concerts are limited-seating events in our gracious Prairie Style home. Tickets include a post-concert wine and dessert reception.
- "The Water-Bug: A Pianologue"
- Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Cipressi
- Ravel: Miroirs
- Mozart: Rondo in A minor
- Tunes by great jazzer Bill Evans, including Time Remembered
- Chopin: Ballade in A-flat major, Opus 47, and Ballade in F minor, Opus 52
Kenneth Grigg has concertized throughout the United States, Australia, Canada, and Italy; he attended the North Carolina School of the Arts, attended Oberlin College from which he received bachelor's degrees in piano and English (with a minor in history), and holds a master's degree in piano from the University of Texas, where he completed all course work for a DMA.
Mr. Grigg is active as recitalist, coach, teacher, chamber musician, collaborative pianist, and clinician; he is a member of the duo Senza Misura (with Catherine LeGrand).
Mr. Grigg has toured with the Oberlin Choir, the Arius Chamber Players, the Virginia Opera, Eurythmy, and has prepared projects ranging from Peter Brook's Marat/Sade (the Governor's School of North Carolina) to Arnold Schoenberg's Moses und Aron (Opera de Lyon).
Mr. Grigg's professional travels have taken him to Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, England, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Thailand, Uruguay, and Wales.
Don't miss these other 2018-2019 events (all Sundays at 7:15 PM):
"Music by Women," March 24, 2019
"Chamber Music,", May 19, 2010
You can still order tickets for all 3 remaining concerts this season and get 10% of the single ticket price.
Previous 2018-2019 Season Concerts
"The Rest of the Piece," September 23, 2018
"Etudes," November 18, 2018
Salle Pleyel (View)
1128 W. Columbia Avenue
Chicago, IL 60626
|Minimum Age: 12|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|