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Join us for PianoPalooza!

Concert Series
10/14/12

Looking for a new and different way to experience music and make new friends? We’ve got just the thing: PianoPalooza – a series of musical events to be held in small, distinctive venues throughout the coming months. From arias with antipasti at La Dolce Vita in Little Italy, to a private, in-home concert featuring the […]

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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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Spencer Myer returns with his own “Fascinating Rhythm”

Concert Series
10/08/12

Spencer Myer, a native Clevelander and medalist at the 2005 Competition whose career has skyrocketed over the past several years, will return to his home town for an extraordinary concert in the Tudor Ballroom of the Tudor Arms Hotel on Sunday, November 11 at 4:00 pm.

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Romantic Masterworks: A view from the audience

Concert Series
10/01/12

CIPC Executive Director Pierre van der Westhuizen shares his experience at the September 30 concert featuring Eric Zuber, Mark Dumm, and Bryan Dumm. Sunday promised to be a perfectly golden, fall day in Cleveland, and this culminated in a personal highlight: I have always loved Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio in d minor, op. 49, and when […]

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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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What a night!

Concert Series
09/07/12

Kyu Yeon Kim, Daniil Trifonov (seated), Sergei Babayn and CIPC Executive Director Pierre van der Weshuizen celebrate following an evening of amazing performances on June 1. More than 400 patrons enjoyed this second concert of the 2012 Concert Series — be sure you’re part of the magic for the next one! Read Plain Dealer Music […]

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