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Festival Events Make CIPC2016 More Than a Competition

Published On: July, 1st 2016 • Under: Competition

While more than 30 thoroughly amazing contestants are battling it out on the stages of Gartner Auditorium and Severance Hall, the “festival” component of the Cleveland International Piano Competition and Festival will offer an amazing array of concert, enrichment, education, and community outreach programs.  These events, which are supported by a major grant from the […]

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2106 Winner’s Prize Package Largest Ever

Published On: June, 23rd 2016 • Under: Competition, Uncategorized

The winner of the 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition will receive the most substantial prize package in the event’s history, thanks to the generosity of committed patrons and the increasing global awareness of CIPC. To begin, the first prize cash award, known as the Mixon First Prize in honor of its donors, Mal and Barbara […]

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Performance Order Announced

Published On: May, 23rd 2016 • Under: Competition

A drawing has been conducted to determine performance order for the 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition & Festival.  Pianists will perform in this order for the first and second round.  The eight contestants who advance to the semi-final round will also remain in the original order.  Performance order for the chamber music and concerto phases […]

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35 Pianists Invited to CIPC 2016

Published On: May, 3rd 2016 • Under: Competition

Thirty-five contestants have been invited to participate in the 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition & Festival this summer. They were selected from among more than 320 applicants, the largest number in the history of the event. The 35 contestants range in age from 19 to 30. Yuanfan Yang, who won the 2015 CIPC Young Artists […]

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