Cliburn at Home

The Cliburn announces the line-up for the summer season of Cliburn at Home, featuring weekly episodes of two series: Cliburn Watch Party, where people around the world join together online with their favorite artists to enjoy past Cliburn performances; and Cliburn Kids, which brings fun musical breaks to kids, their parents, and anyone who loves music and learning.  More information on both series is below.  

Cliburn Watch Party

Every Thursday – all times are CDT
To watch premieres at listed times: Facebook and YouTube
To watch later on demand: Facebook, YouTube, IGTV, Cliburn.org/cliburn-at-home.

Relive some of the best moments of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition, in a global watch party. On Thursdays this summer, people around the world can join us on Facebook and YouTube as we relive some of the best moments from Cliburn competitions past. Videos start with a special message from the featured artist, who also joins us in the Facebook chat to talk with viewers!

SUMMER SCHEDULE

July 2 (8 p.m.) – Steven Lin, 2013 Cliburn Competition jury discretionary award

July 9 (1 p.m.) – 2015 Junior Competition Winners Recital Showcase Alim Beisembayev (1st), Arsenii Mun (2nd), Youlan Ji (3rd)

July 16 (1 p.m.) – Claire Huangci, 2013 Cliburn Competition jury discretionary award

July 23 (8 p.m.) – 2019 Junior Competition Winners Recital Showcase Shuan Hern Lee (1st), Eva Gevorgyan (2nd), Jiwon Yang (3rd)

July 30 (8 p.m.) – Tony Yike Yang, 2017 Cliburn Competition jury discretionary award

August 6 (8 p.m.) – Shuan Hern Lee, 2019 Cliburn Junior first-prize winner with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and conductor Ruth Reinhardt

August 13 (1 p.m.) – Leonardo Pierdomenico, 2017 Cliburn Competition jury discretionary award

Cliburn Kids

WITH BUDDY BRAY

Every Tuesday – 11 a.m. CDT
To watch premieres at listed times:
Facebook and YouTube
To watch later on demand: Facebook, YouTube, IGTV, Cliburn.org/cliburn-at-home.

For our youngest Cliburn friends (and those young at heart)! Join us for some music fun this summer, as we explore rhythm, storytelling, dance, and listening games. Buddy Bray—Cliburn artistic advisor and co-author of the Cliburn in the Classroom signature in-school program—and some of his friends lead kids on short (7- to 10-minute), entertaining, and educational journeys. (Programs are geared towards elementary-aged children.) Cliburn in the Classroom programs written by Dr. John Feierabend and Buddy Bray.

SUMMER SCHEDULE

June 30 – “Piano Gymnastics, Part 3” 
featuring PROKOFIEV Sonata No. 7 in B-flat Major, op. 83 (III)
with Alex McDonald, piano

July 7 – “Pictures You Can Hear, Part 4”
featuring MUSSORGSKY "The Gnome" from Pictures at an Exhibition
with Jonathan Tsay, piano

July 14 – “Pictures You Can Hear, Part 5”
featuring MUSSORGSKY "Ballet of Unhatched Chicks" from Pictures at an Exhibition
with Jonathan Tsay, piano

July 21 -– “Pictures You Can Hear, Part 6”
featuring MUSSORGSKY "The Great Gate of Kiev" from Pictures at an Exhibition
with Gloria Lin, piano

July 28 – “Pictures You Can Hear, Part 7”
feat. MUSSORGSKY “Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuÿle” from Pictures at an Exhibition

August 4 – “Counting Game”
featuring COWELL A Blarneying Bit
with Mehrdad Gholami, flute

August 11 – “Lime Jello”
featuring BOLCOM Lime Jello
with Corrie Donovan, soprano