FORT WORTH, Texas, May 17, 2022 Nine branches of the Fort Worth Public Library will adopt competitors of the 2022 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, with free public performances May 27–31, and additional family programming throughout the Competition, which...
VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITIONJUNE 2-18, 2022 | FORT WORTH, TEXAS USA
Cliburn Masterpiece: BRAHMS – Variations on a Theme by Paganini, op. 35
Host Buddy Bray interviews famed violinist James Ehnes about Paganini and why composers are drawn to this incredible figure in music history. We’ll also discuss the meaning of virtuosity and how Paganini’s theme translates from violin to piano with Cliburn Gold Medalist Alexander Kobrin, followed by his complete performance of the work from the Preliminary Round of the 2005 Cliburn Competition.
CLIBURN KIDS – “Stand by Me”
Play along with our new friends Charles and Peter as they perform a classic hit – with a surprise!
featuring KING “Stand By Me”
CLIBURN’S FIRST-EVER MURAL COMMISSIONED: INTERNATIONAL MURALIST DAAS WITH PROJECT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FORT WORTH’S NEAR SOUTHSIDE ARTS
May 11, 2022 The Cliburn is thrilled to announce the commission of its first-ever mural. Through partnership with the SoMa Development and Near Southside Arts, the organization has selected Texas-based, internationally renowned artist DAAS to create a new work,...
March 30, 2022 The Cliburn announces today the 30 competitors selected to participate in the Sixteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, taking place June 2–18, 2022, at Van Cliburn Concert Hall at TCU and Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, Texas, USA....
OFFICIAL CLIBURN STATEMENT REGARDING RUSSIAN PIANISTS PARTICIPATING IN SCREENING AUDITIONS, MARCH 6 – 12
March 3, 2022 The invasion of Ukraine by Russia is reprehensible and heartbreaking. The Cliburn stands firmly against and condemns this tyranny. The Russian-born pianists who have applied for the Sixteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition are not officials...
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