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.

Stefan Stern (No. 804)

First Aired Thursday, February 14, 2013

Stefan Stern brings his impressive talent as a concert pianist to 11th & Grant.

Trained in a Hochschule fur Musik in Germany, Stefan Stern brings his impressive talent as a concert pianist to 11th & Grant. Stern elegantly interprets two pieces in this inspiring episode. The first, Fantasie in C Major, Op. 15, popularly known as "The Wanderer Fantasy, " is one of Franz Schubert's most technically demanding compositions for solo piano. Stern's second piece, Franz Liszt's Sonata in B minor, is a menacing and dramatic theme juxtaposed with a captivating melody. Experience Stern's passion made manifest through the music of Schubert and Liszt.

MontanaPBS (Scott Sterling/Aaron Pruitt)

Stefan Stern

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Funders for this season of 11th & Grant

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Directed by:
Scott Sterling

Produced by:
Paul "Gomez" Routhier

Audio Director:
Jeremiah Slovarp - Jereco Studios, Inc.

Executive Producer
Aaron Pruitt

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