Hundreds of items from the estate of pianist Van Cliburn, who died a year ago, are scheduled to go up for auction. It will be the second auction of items from the Cliburn collection.
The organization that conducts the prestigious Van Cliburn International Piano Competition has announced its launching a contest for talented teenagers.
Six finalists have been named in the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition held at Bass Hall in Fort Worth.
Contestants from 12 countries will start competing in the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, held every four years in Fort Worth. Awards will be presented June 9.
The competition that’s held every four years will take place May 24 through June 9. It was created in 1962 by some Fort Worth teachers and residents who wanted to honor Cliburn.
The funeral for a larger-than-life Texan was held Sunday in Fort Worth. He was celebrated by presidents, heads of state, and friends who knew him best.
A weekend funeral is scheduled for Van Cliburn, the celebrated pianist whose virtuosity triumphed over the Cold War.
Just days after the passing of world famous pianist Van Cliburn, another one of the city’s most cherished residents has died.
Famed pianist and Texas native Van Cliburn rose to world fame in 1958, when he won the first International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow.
Renowned classical pianist Van Cliburn has been diagnosed with advanced bone cancer.
Art, jewelry and furnishings collected by the famed pianist Van Cliburn has fetched over $4.3 million at an auction in New York City. More than 150 items were on sale.
Legendary classical pianist Van Cliburn is parting with more than 150 items that he has acquired over five decades performing around the globe.