Artistic Director, Piano, and Songwriting
Kimball Gallagher has risen to prominence as one of the most dynamic and multifaceted pianists on the stage today. Gallagher’s sold-out 2008 debut at Carnegie Hall launched his international 88- Concert Tour blazing a trail across all 7 continents appearing in 30 countries, while performing in distinguished venues and intimate gatherings all over the world, from the Kennedy Center to Kabul, Bombay to Boulder, Chicago to Shanghai, and Tuscany to Tunisia. The number 88 alludes to the 88 keys of the piano. Highlights of recent tour seasons have included Gallagher’s debuts at the Cairo Opera House, the National Recital Hall in Taipei, the United Nations in New York, and the World Bank, as well as in private homes and more exotic venues throughout Egypt, Myanmar, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates, Mongolia, Thailand, Fiji, China, and India. The 88 Concert Tour concluded with another sold out recital by Gallagher at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall on April 13, 2015, in New York City. With this culmination, he has launched 88 International an organization based in New York which initiates and supports international music projects, including the Myanmar Music Festival. Mr. Gallagher resides in New York. He is a graduate of Rice University and The Juilliard School.