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.|
A small sampling, across several centuries and nationalities, of the art music produced by women (currently said to be 49.6 percent of the world's population--and in many countries constituting the majority.)
Sunday, March 24, 2019, 7:15 PM: "Music by Women"
All Mulberry Concerts are limited-seating events in our gracious Prairie Style home. Tickets include a post-concert wine and dessert reception.
- Marianna d'Auenbrugg: Sonata per il Clavicembalo o il Forte piano
- Teresa Carreño: Une revue a Prague
- Margaret Bonds: Troubled Water
- Sofia Gubaidulina: Chaconne
- Selections from Liaisons: Re-imagining Sondheim for the Piano, including Bernadette Speath: In and Out of Love
- Ruth Crawford Seeger: selected Preludes
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 this other 2018-2019 event:
"Chamber Music," May 19, 2010
Previous 2018-2019 Season Concerts
"The Rest of the Piece," September 23, 2018
"Etudes," November 18, 2018
"A Mulberry Olio," January 20, 2019
Salle Pleyel (View)
1128 W. Columbia Avenue
Chicago, IL 60626
|Minimum Age: 12|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|