April 14, 2018

Van Cliburn articles/mentions

Harvey Lavan "Van" Cliburn Jr. (/ˈklbɜːrn/; July 12, 1934 – February 27, 2013) was an American pianist who, at the age of 23, achieved worldwide recognition when he won the inaugural International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow in 1958 (during the Cold War).    
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Van Cliburn & Sputnik ~ 1958   
Van Cliburn & Tchaikovsky 50 years on   
Van Cliburn -1958    
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