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CIPC Presents Marc-André Hamelin!

Published On: February, 16th 2017 • Under: Concert Series

Marc-André Hamelin is ranked among the elite of world pianists for his unrivaled blend of musicianship and virtuosity in the great works of the established repertoire, as well as his exploration of music from the 19th and 20th centuries.  Enjoy his golden artistry in a stunning program of works by Haydn, Beethoven, Scriabin, Chopin, and Feinburg.

Tuesday, March 21 | 8:00 pm
Cleveland Museum of Art | Gartner Auditorium

The concert will be preceded by CIPC Twilight, an exclusive, pre-concert dinner experience featuring “Art and Artifacts of Beethoven’s World,” a presentation by Dale Hilton, Director of Teaching and Learning at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Reservations and additional ticket required.

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CIPC Announces 2017 Concert Series

Published On: January, 6th 2017 • Under: Uncategorized

The Cleveland International Piano Competition (CIPC) will present a full year of concerts in 2017, featuring extraordinary musicians from around the world. In keeping with CIPC’s ongoing activities to “celebrate the art of piano,” the concerts present a diverse array of piano music, including solo recitals, piano duo, chamber music, and more. In addition, each concert will include a distinctive social component, which in some cases is an optional event, and, in others, is part of the concert experience. Click here  for more information, or call 216-707-5397.

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Friday, February 10 | 6:00 pm
The Westhuizen Duo: Viva l’Amore!
Shaker Heights Country Club
$100 per guest; includes concert, dinner with wine service, and valet parking

A delightful program of music for piano four hands and a delectable dinner inspired by legendary Italian romance. Steinway Artists Pierre and Sophié van der Westhuizen will perform works by popular Romantic composers, including Brahms, Schubert, and Gershwin.

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Watch the final round concerto performances!

Published On: August, 7th 2016 • Under: Uncategorized

2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition Final Round with the Cleveland Orchestra Georgy Tchaidze Nikita Mndoyants Leonardo Colafelice Dinara Klinton Photo by Roger Mastroianni
Nikita Mndoyants with The Cleveland Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey conducting. Photo by Roger Mastroianni

The final concerto round performances of the four finalists with The Cleveland Orchestra will be archived for 90 days at medici.tv, the world’s largest broadcaster of classical music. Please click HERE to watch Georgy Tchaidze and Nikita Mndoyants (Day 1) and HERE to watch Leonardo Colafelice and Dinara Klinton (Day 2).

Catch Up on Webcast Archives!

Published On: July, 29th 2016 • Under: Uncategorized

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Israel’s Tomer Gewirtzman performs in the first round.

Competition fans who want to watch archived videos of performances can do so from the CIPC Livestream page.  CLICK HERE TO WATCH!