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 Bloomsday Celebration. He has also performed at the Steppenwolf Theatre’s Look Out Series and on WBEZ Radio. He is currently a Tenor with Wicker Park Choral Singers.
Mark Piekarz performs Irish tunes and ballads from IAHC’s Library Archives Sheet Music Collection on Sunday, July 8 from 5pm-6pm in the Library. He also performs on Sunday, July 8 in the Tea Room from 1pm-3pm.