Grant Herreid

Grant Herreid

Grant Herreid Grant Herreid performs frequently on early reeds, brass, strings and voice with Piffaro, Hesperus, and other early music groups around the country. On the faculty at Yale University, he directs their Collegium Musicum and is artistic and music director...
Robert Wiemken

Robert Wiemken

Robert Wiemken Robert Wiemken began his musical life as a French hornist but started a love affair with early double-reed instruments in the early 80’s, playing, studying, and making reeds for shawms, dulcians, bassoon, krumhorns and more. As artistic co-director of...
Joan Kimball

Joan Kimball

Joan Kimball Joan Kimball, artistic co-director and founding member of Piffaro, has concertized with the ensemble throughout the U.S., Europe, and South America and has performed with many of the leading early music artists and ensembles in this country. She gave...
Amaranta Flores-Gualtieri

Amaranta Flores-Gualtieri

Amaranta Flores-Gualtieri  Amaranta Flores-Gualtieri is a Chicago native currently completing student teaching in the subject of Chorus at Lakeview HS with her talented and dedicated co-operating teacher Puja Ramaswamy. After she completes student teaching she will...
Zacbe Pichardo

Zacbe Pichardo

Zacbe Pichardo Zacbe Pichardo is a two-time Grammy nominee multi-instrumentalist, performer and director. He has over 30 years of experience in Mexican music, has musically directed works at the Steppenwolf Theater, performed in most major venues in Chicago, as well...