1 day ago
You are probably out of composers by now, without getting close to guessing Stravinsky as the man behind the work most frequently selected by the competing pianists.
17 days ago
So it's impossible to do both.Q: At a recent concert here at the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra with pianist Marcus Roberts, some people walked out.
78 days ago
One of them came in 1987, when the pianist emerged from a long performing hiatus to play at the White House for President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.
78 days ago
About 1,400 people are attending a memorial service in Texas for the celebrated classical pianist Van Cliburn (CLY'-burn), who died last week after battling cancer.
82 days ago
Pianist Van Cliburn touched royalty and commoners alike
83 days ago
The renowned American classical pianist Van Cliburn has died.
103 days ago
Galapagos tortoises at London's zoo lumbered around impassively as famous French pianist Richard Clayderman serenaded them with music from his latest album, "Romantique.
108 days ago
Pianist offers bold and successful interpretation of Tchaikovsky's First at Bass Hall
118 days ago
He was born into jazz, the son of pianist Emmanuel Riggins, best known for appearing on recordings with the highly regarded guitarist Grant Green in the early '70s.
132 days ago
Marquis is blogging about their experiences screening 133 pianists, so fans and patrons of the competition can follow along, at www.cliburn.org.Here are excerpts of his blog posts from Hong Kong.
141 days ago
British composer, pianist and arranger Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, who was nominated three times for Academy Awards, has died in New York City at age 76.
166 days ago
Jazz great Dave Brubeck, who died Wednesday, was also nominated in the instrumental category for the symphonic project, "Music of Ansel Adams: America," which the pianist composed with his son.
167 days ago
Jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck, whose pioneering style in pieces such as "Take Five" caught listeners' ears with exotic, challenging rhythms, has died.