The Eighth Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition will be held at the Van Cliburn Recital Hall and Bass Performance Hall from May 24 to May 30, 2020. Competitors will be required to be present for the orientation and welcome party on May 23, 2020. The Cliburn will invite 48 competitors and up to 24 festival participants to take part.
The Van Cliburn International Piano Competition is an American piano competition, first held in 1962 in Fort Worth, Texas and hosted by the Van Cliburn Foundation.Initially held at Texas Christian University, the competition has been held at the Bass Performance Hall since 2001. The competition is named in honour of Van Cliburn, who won the first International Tchaikovsky Competition, in 1958.
Jun 25, 2016 · The chance to win $2,000 is not the reason dozens of amateur pianists have come here this week, some of them say. “It’s not for the money,” said first-time Cliburn amateur competitor Alfredo.
ANNOUNCED: SEVENTH CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL AMATEUR PIANO COMPETITION TO BE HELD JUNE 19–25, 2016 OLGA KERN TO SERVE AS JURY CHAIRMAN. The quadrennial event, open to non-professional pianists age 35 and older, will be held at Van Cliburn Recital Hall and Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, Texas.
Jun 19, 2016 · The Seventh Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition held no negative surprises as it got underway Sunday. Those who had attended the previous six knew that the word “amateur” is.