Saturday, September 20, 2014
Inquirer Daily News
Pianist Van Cliburn dies at age 78
Posted on Wed, Feb 27, 2013
Van Cliburn, the internationally celebrated pianist whose triumph at a 1958 Moscow competition helped thaw the Cold War and launched a spectacular career that made him the rare classical musician to enjoy rock-star status, died Wednesday after a fight with bone cancer. He was 78.
Elsewhere on the site:
Van Cliburn, 1934-2013
comments powered by Disqus