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  1. Pianist Aviram Reichert presents a free recital at The Block July 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | White Lake Beacon

    Pianist Aviram Reichert will present a free classical piano recital at The Block, West Michigan Symphony's alternative performance venue, Tuesday, July 12. Acclaimed for his deeply intelligent interpretations and phenomenal technique, Aviram Reichert won the Bronze Medal at the 10th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 1997, after having won several major competitions in the Far East, France and Germany. Today, Reichert is a frequent soloist with the leading orchestras in his native country, Israel, including the Israel Philharmonic, Haifa Symphony, Israel Chamber Orchestra and the Jerusalem Symphony.

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  2. Six pianists move on to final round of Cliburn AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    June 23, 2016. Thomas Yu from Canada during his semifinals performance of the Seventh Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition in Van Cliburn Recital Hall in Fort Worth, Tx.

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  3. Review: Do Not Say We Have Nothing cements Madeleine Thien as one of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... between her father and Sparrow (lest we become too comfortable in our Western freedoms, one could imagine Van Cliburn as the basis for the narrator's father, or Tchaikovsky himself). You might not assume that three classical musicians would provide ...

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  4. Monterey Symphony Orchestra Concert V at Sherwood Hall and Sunset CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Monterey County Weekly

    Once every four years since 1962 the Fort Worth, Texas-based Cliburn Foundation has invited the top 30 emerging classical pianists in the world to partake in their Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, a rigorous 16-day, 4-round event culminating in a two-phase final round in which six finalists all perform a piano quintet followed by a piano concerto with full orchestra to determine the gold medal winner.

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  5. Classical: Acclaimed pianist George Li joins Pennsylvania Sinfonia OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | The Morning Call

    ... Tchaikovsky Competition, in which he won the Silver Medal. He's the first American to place that high since Van Cliburn won the Gold Medal in the first year of the competition in 1958. "It's a special kind of feeling when that happens," says Li from ...

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  6. Pasadena Symphony to Conclude Singpoli Classics Series with Gershwin's an American in ParisRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Pasadena Symphony closes out its Singpoli Classics Series with Gershwin's An American in Paris on April 30 with both matinee and evening performances at Ambassador Auditorium. This French-themed season finale pays homage to Gershwin's iconic Jazz Age composition and features the youngest-ever Van Cliburn silver medalist, Joyce Yang as soloist on Ravel's Piano Concerto in G Minor.

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  7. Texas pianist finds 2 daughters dead, wife faces mental examRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... all over the world," Kholodenko said in a statement released Friday evening. Kholodenko, who won the prestigious Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth in 2013, is not a suspect and is cooperating with police, Babcock said. Police ...

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  8. Wife of Ukrainian pianist charged with killing daughters - three...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | National Post

    Three years ago, an intense, dark-haired man sat down at a grand piano with no sheet music to show the world why he - and none of his 132 rivals - should win the prestigious, quadrennial Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth. In the competition's preliminary round, Vadym Kholodenko, a 26-year-old native of Ukraine, blew through a piece by the minimalist composer John Adams, then turned to Sergei Rachmaninoff's Piano Sonata No.

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  9. 'Curse' recalled after virtuoso pianist's wife charged with killing their 2 daughtersRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... no sheet music to show the world why he - and none of his 132 rivals - should win the prestigious, quadrennial Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth. In the competition's preliminary round, Vadym Kholodenko, a 26-year-old native ...

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  10. Texas pianist finds 2 daughters dead, wife faces mental examRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | KCEN

    ... and discovered the dead girls. The pianist then called 911, police said. Kholodenko, who won the prestigious Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth in 2013, is not a suspect and is cooperating with police, Babcock said. Police ...

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  11. Concert pianist's 2 daughters killed, wife stabbed in TexasRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2016 | The Echo

    ... individual out there that we're looking at who's on the loose or anything of that nature. Kholodenko had won the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition , named for the internationally known classical pianist, in 2013. They have not yet ...

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  12. Texas pianist finds two daughters dead; wife faces mental examRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    In this June 9, 2013 file photo, Vadym Kholodenko of Ukraine performs a concerto with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra during finals in the 14th Van Cliburn international piano competition in Fort Worth, Texas. Police say the two daughters of Kholodenko have been found slain in their Texas home and the musician's estranged wife is being treated for stab wounds.

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  13. Texas pianist finds two daughters dead, wife faces mental examRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Wave

    ... Benbrook Police Commander David Babcock confirms at a press conference that Vadym Kholodenko, 2013 winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, is not a suspect in the deaths of his two daughters and the stabbing of his wife Sofya ...

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  14. Van Cliburn pianist not suspect, wife held for mental evaluation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... mother is being held at a hospital for a mental health evaluation, police said Friday. Police said Kholodenko, a Van Cliburn-winning pianist who performs with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, called 911 Thursday after he came to pick up his ...

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  15. Laurie Anderson: An artist like no otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Things work or don't work for much stranger reasons than I understand. I love that about being an artist. Van Cliburn, when I was in music camp. He was incredibly nice to us. That made a huge impression on me, that fame and kindness and talent could ...

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  16. Review: Cliburn Festival, a AmericanaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    Pianist Kate Stevens accompanies soprano Ava Pine on the first night of the Cliburn Festival at the Van Cliburn Recital Hall Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016. From left, Nathan Schram, viola, Henry Kramer, piano, and Jonathan Beyer, baritone, perform on the first night of the Cliburn Festival at Van Cliburn Recital Hall Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016.

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  17. 14+ notable Grammy Award nominees from LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... a Vocal Group or Chorus. The winning track was "That Old Black Magic." Joining Prima in 1958 with a victory was Van Cliburn, a pianist whose recording of the Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1 earned him a Grammy Award for Best Classical Performance. ...

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  18. Cliburn festival to examine Americaa s influence on musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... They'll play works that range from Barber to Dvorak and from Copland to Korngold. Concerts will take place at Van Cliburn Recital Hall, Scat Jazz Lounge, Four Day Weekend Theater, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art and Kimbell Art Museum's Piano ...

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  19. Renee Fleming on tap as Pacific Symphony sets 2016-2017 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Wave

    ... well as popular operatic and Broadway repertoire. The regular season gets underway Sept. 22-24 with a visit from Van Cliburn-winning pianist Olga Kern performing Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini" in a program that will include a new ...

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  20. Lineup Announced for 2016 Ventura Music FestivalRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2016 | Noozhawk

    ... Kholodenko is featured at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 16. This Russian-born pianist took the cold medal in the recent Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. International star Ute Lemper, acclaimed for her work on the stage, in films and in concert, ...

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