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Let it Be

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Let it Be

March 21 - 26, 2017
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Hilary Hahn, violin + Robert Levin, piano

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Hilary Hahn, violin + Robert Levin, piano

March 28, 2017
Cliburn at the Bass

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Greater Tuna

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Greater Tuna

March 29 - 30, 2017
Broadway Specials Series

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007 The Music of James Bond

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
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007 The Music of James Bond

March 31 - April 2, 2017

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Gabriela Lena Frank, composer

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Gabriela Lena Frank, composer

April 1, 2017
Cliburn at the Modern

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The U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors

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The U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors

April 3, 2017
BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Prokofiev Cinderella Suite

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
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Prokofiev Cinderella Suite

April 7 - April 9, 2017

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Grand Opening Night Concert

Fort Worth Opera
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Grand Opening Night Concert

April 15, 2017

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Carmen

Fort Worth Opera
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Carmen

April 22, 2017

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Voir Dire (World Premiere)

Fort Worth Opera
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Voir Dire (World Premiere)

April 23, 25 & 29, 2017

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Cruzar la Cara de la Luna

Fort Worth Opera
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Cruzar la Cara de la Luna

April 29, 2017

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Carmen

Fort Worth Opera
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Carmen

April 30, 2017

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Voir Dire (World Premiere)

Fort Worth Opera
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Voir Dire (World Premiere)

April 30, 2017

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Carmen

Fort Worth Opera
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Carmen

May 5, 2017

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Voir Dire (World Premiere)

Fort Worth Opera
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Voir Dire (World Premiere)

May 6, 2017

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The Cliburn Presents

Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

Location: Bass Performance Hall

Complete Competition Packages

2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

Complete Competition subscriptions are now available—both premium packages at the Platinum Box Tier ($3,000), Platinum Circle Orchestra ($2,500), and Golden Circle Orchestra ($2,000) levels that also include the amenities listed below, as well as full ticket-only packages in the Mezzanine ($1,000) and Gallery ($600).

Single tickets to individual concerts will go on sale in April 2017.

PRELIMINARY ROUND  Thursday, May 25, 2017–Sunday, May 28, 2017
QUARTERFINAL ROUND  Monday, May 29, 2017–Tuesday, May 30, 2017
SEMIFINAL ROUND  Thursday, June 1, 2017–Monday, June 5, 2017
FINAL ROUND  Wednesday, June 7, 2017–Saturday, June 10, 2017
AWARDS CEREMONY  Saturday, June 10, 2017

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Individual Round Packages

Preliminary Round

FIFTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Thursday May 25 - Sunday May 28, 2017


PRELIMINARY ROUND (30 competitors)
Each pianist will perform a recital not to exceed 45 minutes in length. The repertoire for this recital will consist of works chosen by the pianist and must include the commissioned work of four to six minutes in length, written by Marc-André Hamelin. Only complete works will be accepted.

Thursday, May 25 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 26 10:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 27 10:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 28 10:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

20 QUARTERFINALISTS ANNOUNCED

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Quarterfinal Round

FIFTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Monday May 29 - Tuesday May 30, 2017

 
QUARTERFINAL ROUND  (20 competitors)
Each pianist will perform a recital not to exceed 45 minutes in length. The repertoire for this recital will consist of works chosen by the pianist. Repertoire from the Preliminary Round may not be repeated. Only complete works will be accepted.

Monday, May 29 10:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 30 10:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.

12 SEMIFINALISTS ANNOUNCED 

 

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Semifinal Round

FIFTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Thursday June 1 - Monday June 5, 2017


SEMIFINAL ROUND  (12 competitors)
The Semifinal Round will be held in two phases. Phase I: Each pianist will perform a recital not to exceed 60 minutes in length. The repertoire will consist of works chosen by the pianist. Repertoire from the Preliminary and Quarterfinal Rounds may not be repeated. Only complete works will be accepted. Phase II: Each pianist will perform a Mozart piano concerto with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Nicholas McGegan. 

Thursday, June 1 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 2 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 3 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 4 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Monday, June 5 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

6 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

 

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Final Round

FIFTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Wednesday June 7 - Saturday June 10, 2017

FINAL ROUND 
The Final Round will be held in two phases. Phase I: Each pianist will perform a piano quintet with the Brentano String Quartet. Phase II: Each pianist will perform a concerto with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra conducted by Leonard Slatkin. The pianists may choose any work scored for full symphony orchestra and piano. 

Wednesday, June 7 Final Chamber 1,  7:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 8 Final Chamber 2, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 9 Final Concerto 1, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 10 Final Concerto 2, 3:00 p.m.

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Awards Ceremony

FIFTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Saturday June 10, 2017

Awards Ceremony
Saturday, June 10 7:00 p.m.


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