The Fourteenth Cliburn Competition: May 24-June 9, 2013
A series of conversations with the Cliburn competitors
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The young Italian pianist almost played the cello
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Cliburn made history and helped to break cultural boundaries when, in 1958, at the age of 23, he was the first American pianist ever to win the competition.
After an international search of nearly a year, the Cliburn Foundation found its new president in North Carolina.