Mark Piekarz is a lyric tenor and pianist who specializes in cultural programming, liturgical and classical choral music. He performs music in more than 10 languages and often sings in the Irish tradition.
Piekarz has performed ballads in English and Irish on vocals and piano at the Center’s iBAM! Irish Books, Arts and Music Celebration, the Irish American Hall of Fame and the annual Bloomsday Celebration. He is currently a Tenor with Wicker Park Choral Singers. Piekarz will perform Irish tunes, ballads and modern Irish classics by Van Morrison and Elvis Costello at Irish Fest.
Piekarz performs at Irish Fest at 6pm on Friday, July 8 at 6pm.