RIP Van Cliburn
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RIP Van Cliburn

Sad news comes that pianist Van Cliburn has passed away this morning in Fort Worth, TX.  He was 78 years old. I was a Van Cliburn fan from an early age.  He was the first world-class pianist I ever knew by name, thanks to my parents owning his LP (yes, vinyl 33-1/3) of Rachmaninoff’s “Rhapsody … Continue reading