Steinway Piano Recital: Ani Gogova

Saturday, May 14th, 2022 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Doors to Cranbrook House open at 2:45pm

Enjoy the sounds of Beethoven, Gershwin, and Obretenov* performed by Ani Gogova on the Cranbrook House 1929 Steinway and Sons Concert Grand Piano. The recital will run about 60 minutes. Proceeds support the preservation of Cranbrook House & Gardens.

For the well-being of everyone at the recital, please note:

  • Face coverings are encouraged, but not required. Disposable coverings will be available at the door.
  • Registration is required in advance online. 
  • Doors to Cranbrook House will not open until 2:45pm. Please remain in your vehicle if you arrive early. 
  • Guests will not be permitted in rooms other than the Cranbrook House Library where the performance will take place. 
  • Stay home if you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19. You may transfer your registration (with 72 hours advance notice) or ask to convert your entire registration to a tax-deductible donation. 
  • We may update our policies as we near the event. Any changes will be posted here and emailed to registered guests.
Photograph of pianist Ani Gogova

About Ani Gogova
Ani Gogova’s “dazzling artistic presence”, “masterful poetic expression”, “ravishing colors”, and “virtuoso technique beyond reproach” (Kultura) have been captivating audiences around the world for almost two decades. Her career started early in her native Bulgaria when she won all major competitions, including the most prestigious National Music Competition “Svetoslav Obretenov”, as well as top prizes in several international competitions for young pianists. Since then Gogova has appeared in solo recitals and concerts with orchestras in Bulgaria, Italy, Serbia, England, Slovenia, Romania, Portugal, Macedonia, France, Canada, Mexico, and throughout the US. READ MORE

“Gogova is a complete modern classical musician…I would go out of my way to see her perform.” -James Harrington, American Records Guide

*Please note that the program is subject to change.

Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary
This recital is presented by Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary volunteers. Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary has supported approximately $1M in restoration, preservation, and maintenance projects at Cranbrook House & Gardens over the last 50 years through donations, events, membership dues, and other funding sources. New members are always welcome

Cranbrook House & Gardens is a historic facility preserved and maintained as closely as possible to its original design. Please contact us at 248.645.3149 or with any questions about accessibility.

$50 per person

Seating is limited. Registration is required by Friday, May 13, 2022, at 12:00pm. Please click the button at the bottom of this page to reserve your space. 

Steinway Piano Recital Sponsor 2022: $2,500
$2,300 is tax-deductible as allowed by law
Two sponsorships available

Experience the recital in the seats closest to the performers. Your sponsorship will help cover the talent and tuning costs associated with the event. As a sponsor, you will receive the following benefits:

  • Two tickets in the front row to the April 2022 recital
  • Two tickets in the front row to the May 2022 recital
  • Recognition on the Steinway Piano Recitals webpage 
  • Recognition on the Steinway Piano Recitals printed programs


Location and Parking
Cranbrook House & Gardens
380 Lone Pine Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

Parking is available onsite in our main lot. Additional parking is available on Lone Pine Road. Accessible parking is available just south of the Cranbrook House Courtyard. 

Click here for a map 

When You Arrive
Doors to Cranbrook House open 15 minutes before the recital begins. Only registered guests will be permitted inside. Entry will not be permitted after the recital begins.

Please provide the volunteer handling check-in the name you used to register to verify admission. There are no tickets for this event. You do not need to print your confirmation (we recommend having it available on your mobile device for reference).

Phone and Photography Policies
Photography is not permitted during the recital. Please silence and refrain from using your cell phone during the performance.

Refund Policy
Steinway Piano Recital registration is nonrefundable. We rely on revenue from events like these to keep Cranbrook House & Gardens open and beautiful. If we cancel the event, your entire registration will be converted to a tax-deductible donation. If you are not feeling well, you may transfer your registration (with 72 hours advance notice) or ask to convert your entire registration to a tax-deductible donation. 

Registration for this event has closed.