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Dvorak's Eighth: Dvorak and Chopin

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Dvorak's Eighth: Dvorak and Chopin

May 24-26, 2024

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Season Finale: Jennifer Higdon, Kevin Day, and Mahler 5

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Season Finale: Jennifer Higdon, Kevin Day, and Mahler 5

May 31 - June 2, 2024

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Hamilton

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Hamilton

June 11-23, 2024
Broadway at the Bass Series presented by PNC Bank

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Mamma Mia!

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Mamma Mia!

July 16-21, 2024
Broadway at the Bass Series presented by PNC Bank

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Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth

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Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth

August 23-24, 2024

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Stars of the Symphony

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Stars of the Symphony

August 31, 2024

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Tchaikovsky's Sixth and Sibelius' Violin Concerto

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Tchaikovsky's Sixth and Sibelius' Violin Concerto

September 6-8, 2024

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Pat Green with the FWSO

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Pat Green with the FWSO

September 14, 2024

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Mozart and Strauss

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Mozart and Strauss

September 27-29, 2024

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Kings of Soul

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Kings of Soul

October 18-19, 2024

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Fly Dance Company Breakin' Classical

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Fly Dance Company Breakin' Classical

October 19, 2024

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Jane Glover Conducts Mozart

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Jane Glover Conducts Mozart

October 25-27, 2024

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Home for the Holidays

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Home for the Holidays

November 29-30, 2024

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Spano Conducts Beethoven and Jake Heggie

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Spano Conducts Beethoven and Jake Heggie

December 6-8, 2024

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Dvorak's "New World" and Mozart's 40th

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Dvorak's "New World" and Mozart's 40th

January 3-5, 2025

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Sci-Fi Symphony

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Sci-Fi Symphony

January 10-11, 2025

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The FWSO's Michael Shih and DJ Cheek: Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante

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The FWSO's Michael Shih and DJ Cheek: Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante

January 17-19, 2025

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Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

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Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

January 24-25, 2025

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Musical Storytelling Spano Conducts: Scheherazade and The Rite of Spring

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Musical Storytelling Spano Conducts: Scheherazade and The Rite of Spring

January 31 - February 2, 2025

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Tony Bennett: The Official Musical Celebration

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Tony Bennett: The Official Musical Celebration

February 7-8, 2025

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Mozart's Magnificent Voyage

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Mozart's Magnificent Voyage

February 8, 2025

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Gala Concert Starring Joyce DiDonato

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Gala Concert Starring Joyce DiDonato

March 1, 2025

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Spano Conducts Mahler's Ninth

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Spano Conducts Mahler's Ninth

March 14-16, 2025

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Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

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Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

April 4-5, 2025

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Wagner's The Flying Dutchman

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Wagner's The Flying Dutchman

April 11-13, 2025

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La Cenerentola

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La Cenerentola "Cinderella"

April 25 - 27, 2025

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The Cliburn

Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

Location: Bass Performance Hall

Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible

Quarterfinal Round Package

sixTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Sunday, May 30 - Monday, May 31, 2021

 
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.

Sunday, May 30 10:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Monday, May 31 10:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.

12 SEMIFINALISTS ANNOUNCED 

 

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Semifinal Round Package

sixTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Wednesday, June 2 - Sunday, June 6, 2021


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. 

Wednesday, June 2 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 3 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 4 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 5 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 6 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

6 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED 

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Final Round Package

sixTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Tuesday, June 8 - Saturday, June 12, 2021

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. 

Tuesday, June 8 Final Concerto 1,  7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 9 Final Concerto 2, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 11 Final Concerto 3, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 12 Final Concerto 4, 3:00 p.m.

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Awards Ceremony

SixTEENTH VAN CLIBURN INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION

Saturday, June 12, 2021

Awards Ceremony
Saturday, June 12 7:00 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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