CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
NFL:  Cowboys Beat the Rams 34-31. Official Postgame on 105.3 The Fan | Listen | Stats | Local Picks |

Local

6 Finalists Named In Cliburn Piano Competition

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

186152214 6 Finalists Named In Cliburn Piano CompetitionJIM GAFFIGAN, "My kids have never eaten Hot Pockets

181572784 8 6 Finalists Named In Cliburn Piano CompetitionFunny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

455079896 6 Finalists Named In Cliburn Piano CompetitionWATCH: Iggy Azalea & JLO's Booty Battle

 alt=Remembering Jimi Hendrix 44 Years Later

cowb thumb 6 Finalists Named In Cliburn Piano CompetitionCowboys Cheerleaders

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Six finalists have been named in the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition held at Bass Hall in Fort Worth.

Organizers in Fort Worth late Tuesday announced the finalists are American Sean Chen, 24; Fei-Fei Dong of China, 22; Vadym Kholodenko of the Ukraine, 26; Nikita Mndoyants of Russia, 24; Beatrice Rana of Italy, 20; and Tomoki Sakata of Japan, 19.

The final round begins Thursday. Award winners will be announced Sunday.

Thirty contestants from 13 countries have taken part in the competition that’s held every four years and showcases the world’s best pianists.

Cliburn died in February at age 78 at his Fort Worth home after battling bone cancer.

(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

Also Check Out:

View Comments