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CIPC and Steinway Continue Remarkable Partnership

Published On: March, 26th 2013 • Under: Competition

When the first notes of the 2013 Cleveland International Piano Competition are played in Gartner Auditorium this summer, audience members will be treated to one of the most sublime sounds in the world of musical instruments:  the Steinway concert grand piano.  Those in attendance can relax, knowing that the quality of sound will remain the […]

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Marshall Griffith to Perform for “Jazz-a-Palooza”

Published On: March, 26th 2013 • Under: Events

Looking for a great way to welcome spring with some great jazz music?  Look no further than “Jazz-a-Palooza,” an afternoon concert on Sunday, April 14 with renowned jazz pianist Marshall Griffith in the beautiful Beachwood home of CIPC board member Zeda Blau. Marshall will perform in the warm ambience that can only be achieved in […]

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Alexander Schimpf Carries the Day

Published On: March, 26th 2013 • Under: Events, Past Winners

Alexander Schimpf performed to a sell-out audience on Sunday, March 10 at the home of David Franklin and Antonia Reiner-Franklin.  The concert, part of  CIPC’s “PianoPalooza” series, was hosted by the Franklins and Mrs. Alfred M. Rankin, Sr. Fifty guests enjoyed an eclectic program that ranged from the Classical (Mozart and Beethoven) to the contemporary […]

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Heartfelt Thanks to the Mixons

Published On: February, 5th 2013 • Under: Community Connections

CIPC extends its deepest thanks to Mr. and Mrs. A. Malachi Mixon III, who have pledged their commitment to present the Mixon First Prize of $50,000 for the 2013 Competition and for the next four Competitions to follow.  The Mixons have been presenting the first prize since 2005, making their total commitment to date $450,000.

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