11th & Grant With Eric Funk

11th & Grant with Eric Funk is the premiere outlet for music performance in Montana, seeking out the state's most acclaimed, accomplished, and pioneering talent. The Emmy winning performance series also devotes significant time to each artist's personal story, insights into their music and their approach to life, ultimately providing a deeper experience than a seat at a concert. Accomplished composer and musician Eric Funk serves as host and artistic director, hand selecting each performer from communities around the state to form a diverse series featuring genres from jazz to classical, country to zydeco, and rock to fusion.

Philip Aaberg (No. 104)

First Aired Thursday, November 10, 2005

Pianist Philip Aaberg performs in this episode.

A recipient of the Montana Governor's Award for the Arts and a Grammy Nominee, pianist Philip Aaberg performs in this episode. Aaberg, who was born and raised in Chester, Mont., moved back to the highline and his hometown of Chester from California. After years of international recognition as a performing and recording artist, Aaberg brings his magic and charisma to the screen featuring his own compositions for solo piano, drawing largely from his CD "Blue West." The energized, versatile, and simultaneously forceful and tender music of Philip Aaberg reveals to his fans why this rising star is always rising. 

Philip Aaberg

11th & Grant with Eric Funk is proudly supported by these Individuals and Montana Businesses:

Funders for this season of 11th & Grant

To find out how you can support the show that supports Montana artists, contact: aaron_pruitt@montanapbs.org

Directed by:
Scott Sterling & Michael Ballard

Produced by:
Paul "Gomez" Routhier

Audio Director:
Gil Stober - Peak Recording & Sound

Executive Producer
Aaron Pruitt

- 11th & Grant is a production of KUSM-TV/MontanaPBS, MSU-Bozeman -