Kyle Thompson

Kyle Thompson

Classical Soloist

Kyle Thompson

Kyle Thompson resides in Grand Rapids, MI and makes his living as a performer and teacher. He has received degrees in music from Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University, and the College-Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, OH studying with Brian Morris, Carlos de la Barrera and Clare Callahan respectively. His extensive masterclass credits include Jason Vieaux, Marcin Dylla, and Oscar Ghiglia. Since graduating from CCM in 2014, Mr. Thompson has kept an active performance schedule in West Michigan. In 2018 he had the privilege of collaborating with Folias Duo members Andrew Bergeron and Carmen Maret in premieres of two newly written pieces: Parliament of Birds (Maret) and Concerto Garita (Maret/Bergeron) as well as the opportunity to record his first solo album titled “Twentieth Century Guitar.”

Mr. Thompson is currently serving as an adjunct faculty member at Grand Rapids Community College as well as a part-time professor of guitar at Grand Valley State University. Kyle’s repertoire is an eclectic mix of old and new music for the instrument.

Availability: Year-round

LINKS:

YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/9UeDBetDsV0
Website: kylethompsonguitar.com

FEES:

Program: $300 – $1,000
Workshop: $500
Residency: $1,000
Length of Residency: 2-3  Days
Travel Expenses: Gas and Lodging, if necessary

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Kyle Thompson
1775 Silver Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI  49507
kthomguitar@gmail.com
(616) 843-3614

MiJung Choe Trepanier, Classical Pianist and Educator

MiJung Choe Trepanier, Classical Pianist and Educator

Classical Soloist

MiJung Choe Trepanier, Classical Pianist and Educator

Dr. MiJung Choe Trepanier is an active performer with an impressive broad piano repertoire, appearing internationally in Latin, Europe and Asia. She has performed in various settings as solo, chamber and orchestral concerts. In Michigan, she performed with the Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra, described as “luminous in tone and attentive to musical detail. Her technique and musicianship were one of the highest order . . . full of color and texture.”  As a dedicated educator, she gave masterclasses and recently public lectures at the Michigan Music Teacher Associations. She teaches at a university and her private studio at all levels and ages.

Availability: Year-round

LINKS:

YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKgEFPSCfvYsgaQC3-DU81g
Website: www.mijungtrepanier.com

FEES:

Program: $800-$1,300
Workshop: $300
Residency: $1,500
Length of Residency if Applicable: 2 and a half days
Travel Expenses: $150 per night if it is more than 120 miles

CONTACT INFORMATION:

MiJung Trepanier
519 Linwood Dr.
Midland, MI 48640
mijungtrepanier@gmail.com
Phone: 989-600-8741

Kazimierz Brzozowski: Classical Concert Pianist

Kazimierz Brzozowski: Classical Concert Pianist

Classical Soloist

Kazimierz Brzozowski: Classical Concert Pianist

Kazimierz Brzozowski has garnered international acclaim for his captivating performances at the piano, in particular the music of Chopin. He frequently appears in concerts in the United States, Japan and Poland and has performed as a soloist with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Polish Radio Orchestra, Lublin Philharmonic and other orchestras in the U.S.A. and Poland. Kazimierz Brzozowski has won the top prize at the Polish Piano Festival and received awards from the Chopin Society in Warsaw, Ann Arbor Musical Society in Michigan, University of Michigan, Kosciuszko Foundation in New York and recently received the Medal of Merit for the Polish Culture awarded by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland in recognition of his artistic achievements. Critics praise him for “truly exceptional interpretation of Chopin’s Mazurkas and Ballades” (Czas Polski) and “crystal clarity…and bravura” of his performances. (Ruch Muzyczny)

Availability: Year-round

LINKS:

YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JYDQI7mhGAY
Website: http://www.kazimierzbrzozowski.com/

FEES:

Program: $1000-2500
Workshop: 400
Travel Expenses: Airfare (if applicable) hotel

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Kazimierz Brzozowski
2120 Callie Drive
WALLED LAKE, MI 48390
kazimierz_b@hotmail.com
Office Phone: 248-669-0272 Cell: 248-310-8438 Fax Number: 248-669-0272