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CIPC offers a new way to experience the Cleveland Museum of Art

Competition
04/30/13

By David Franklin Sarah S. and Alexander M. Cutler Director Cleveland Museum of Art It’s important to me that the museum is a container for as many of the arts as possible. Fundamentally, art is about inspiration, creativity, and sensitivity. The experience of music can provide us with a new way to explore paintings. Music […]

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CIPC Festival adds a sensational new dimension to Competition

Competition

32 contestants?  Yes.  Breathtaking performances?  Yes.  Drama and excitement?  Of course.  But wait – there’s more! This year marks the launch of the CIPC Festival, a series of events running concurrently with the Competition that will entertain, engage, and expand the knowledge of anyone who wants to take a step or two beyond the contestant […]

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Why I Like Competitions

Community Connections
03/26/13

by Mike Telin, ClevelandClassical.com I’ve recently become impressed by how deeply concerned organizations and companies are about finding out whether or not I have had an enjoyable experience. People everywhere are asking — how did you find your banking experience, your shopping experience, or your flight experience? Even websites have these little popup surveys — […]

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Look But Don’t Touch? Not For This Art!

Community Connections

As if Gartner Auditorium and Severance Hall were not large enough to contain the glorious music of the Cleveland International Piano Competition, 22 brightly decorated pianos will pop up on the streets of Cleveland to help celebrate the event this summer. Presented jointly by CIPC and Case Western Reserve University, the pianos are a delightfully […]

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CIPC and Steinway Continue Remarkable Partnership

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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How a Pianist Makes a Good Impression

Competition
02/05/13

CIPC Artistic Director Paul Schenly and Executive Director Pierre van der Westhuizen have just finished reviewing the applications and performance DVDs submitted for the 2013 Competition.  Based on this experience, Pierre offers young pianists advice on how to make the best impression. This week, 110 very talented pianists received notification that they advanced to the […]

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Sneak Peek at the 2013 Competition

Competition
12/14/12

Introducing the CIPC Festival Over the past few months the staff and volunteers at CIPC have been working enthusiastically to bring fresh and exciting new dimensions to the next Competition.  Presented collectively as the CIPC Festival, each event is designed to offer patrons an opportunity to learn something new, enjoy a different kind of music, […]

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Employment and Volunteer Opportunities at CIPC

Community Connections

Coordinating an event as large and as complex as the Cleveland International Piano Competition takes a lot of time, and the organization relies on part-time staff and volunteers in the months and weeks leading up to the start of the event to make it all come together.  This year, for the first time, employment and […]

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Attention 2013 Applicants!

Competition
12/06/12

Saturday, December 15 is the last day to apply to the 2013 Competition. All applications submitted by midnight on that date will be considered. Click here for application instructions.

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Jury selected for 2013 Competition

Competition
10/09/12

Eight distinguished pianists and pedagogues have been selected to serve on the jury for 2013, including Jury Chairman Einar Steen-Nøkleberg, Andrzej Jansinski, Daejin Kim, Alexander Korsantia, Haesun Paik, Roberto Plano (first prize winner at the 2001 Competition), Nelita True, and Frank Weinstock. Meet them after the jump.

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2013 Competition to be held at Cleveland Museum of Art

Competition
09/11/12

The Cleveland International Piano Competition has announced that the solo rounds for the 2013 Competition will be held at the Cleveland Museum of Art, giving fans of the musical extravaganza considerable reason to celebrate.

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