Cleveland International Piano Competition and Festival
Twelve days of exquisite performances, informative symposia, and can’t-miss parties. In the end, audiences have experienced the best of the best and the First Prize winner takes home a prize of $75,000, a Carnegie Hall recital debut, a recording on the Steinway & Sons label, and the launch of a U.S. concert career. The next Competition and Festival will be held in 2020.
Cleveland International Piano Competition for Young Artists
An international competition for pianists between the ages of 12 and 17 that seeks to develop the performance capabilities of young piano students, renew their commitment to piano studies, and provide an important learning and development experience. The next CIPC for Young Artists competition will be held in 2018.
CIPC Concert Series
A full year of concerts featuring extraordinary musicians from around the world. In 2017 CIPC will present a divers array of concerts that are in keeping with the organizations ongoing activities that “celebrate the art of piano.” Artists include the Westhuizen Duo, Marc-André Hamelin, and 2016 Mixon First Prize winner Nikita Mndoyants. Each concert will be accompanied by a separate social event. Click HERE for more info.
CIPC ArtsConnect, the major outreach and education program of the Cleveland International Piano Competition, is designed to bring music into all facets of the Greater Cleveland community. The program works in partnership with a group of top-tier professional artists, community organizations, schools, healthcare institutions, and generous foundations to create innovative educational programs for young people and present concerts that have broad based appeal for all generations.
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