Van Cliburn Gold Medal Winner

  • Cliburn Competition winner at CU Presents. Photo by Ralph Lauer
    Photo by Ralph Lauer
  • Cliburn Competition 2013, photo by Ralph Lauer
    Photo by Ralph Lauer

Held every four years in tribute to history's greatest American pianist, the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition is the Olympic Games of the piano. The competition's yet-to-be-revealed lucky winner makes a stop in Boulder for a dazzling, virtuosic solo recital.

“[An] extravagant once-in-four-years artistic shootout.” -The New York Times 

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Friday, November 3, 2017, 7:30 pm

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Directed by Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Christopher Wilkinson, 'Virtuosity' followed the finalists of the 2013 Cliburn.


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