Kirk Whipple and Marilyn Morales, duo and solo pianists and composers, are on the Kennedy Center Approved Artist Roster, State of Florida Touring Artists Roster, State of South Carolina Artists in Education Roster, State ofLouisiana Touring Artists Roster, and are the Executive and Artistic Directors of The Unconservatory.
The two were married in a ceremony and concert performance that included the world premier of their original “Concerto For Two Pianos and Orchestra.”
They have concertized extensively throughout the United States and abroad. They produce festivals, concerts and educational events. Their original works and arrangements have been heard around the world. Compositions by the duo range in style and scope from solo pieces to full orchestra scores, from strict classical styles to modern commercial music.
The duo have given several successful concert tours throughout the French Riviera and, with pianists Frederic Chauvel and Mark Sole – Leris, formed The United Nations Piano Quartet to enhance cultural ties between South Florida and France.