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May 25 - June 10, 2017

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Inside the Cliburn #11: Meet the Finalists (Part I)

Discover Finalists Yuri Favorin, Kenneth Broberg and Yekwon Sunwoo commenting on the Competition with their host families.

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Inside the Cliburn #10 - Memories of Van Cliburn

The Cliburn Competition 2017 was the perfect opportunity for Tim Burgess to investigate on the phenomenon of the illustrious Van Cliburn. Watch this short documentary featuring exclusive interviews…

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Inside the Cliburn #9 - Announcing the Finalists

Twelve Cliburn semifinalists are down to 6 in the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.

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Inside the Cliburn #8 - The Stockyards

We continue to explore Fort Worth with you. This time, come on a trip with Anderson & Roe to the "The Stockyards", the historical center of Fort Worth, and enjoy cowboys, rodeo, longhorns and even a…

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Inside the Cliburn #7 - Culture Capital

The world renowned Cliburn Competition is not the only cultural game in town. Get ready for a tour of Forth Worth: you'll visit the Van Cliburn Way, the Modern art Museum of Fort Worth, the Sid…

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Inside the Cliburn #6 - Vadym Kholodenko

An exclusive interview with Vadym Kholodenko, the Gold Winner of the Fourteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition 2013

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Inside the Cliburn #5 - Backstage Mom

Watch Kathie Cummins explaining what backstage mothers do. "Mainly, I convince the competitor to get on the stage. Sometimes, it’s a gentle push, and sometimes I need to let them alone. [...] They’re…

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Inside the Cliburn #3 - The Composer

Marc-André Hamelin is the composer of the commissioned work of the 2017 Cliburn Competition (Toccata on “L’homme armé”). Watch him telling the story of this famous piece and what he expects to see…

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Inside the Cliburn #2 - Chairman of the Jury

Leonard Slatkin is the jury Chairman of this year. Watch him sharing his views on the Cliburn Competition, forging a musical career and musical greatness. #Cliburn2017

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Inside the Cliburn #1 - The Introduction

30 top young talents from 15 nationalities give their all in the Preliminary Round of the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, brought to you live from Fort Worth, Texas. Enjoy this…

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