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Van Cliburn - Quotes

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An artist can be truly evaluated only after he is dead. At the very 11th hour, he might do something that will eclipse everything else.

An artist can be truly evaluated only after he is dead. At the very 11th hour, he might do something that will eclipse everything else.

I'm not a success, I'm a sensation. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-12, 1934
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Die: 2013-02-27
Occupation: Musician

Harvey Lavan "Van" Cliburn Jr. (; July 12, 1934 – February 27, 2013) was an American pianist who achieved worldwide recognition in 1958, at the age of 23, when he won the inaugural quadrennial International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow during the Cold War. His mother, an accomplished pianist and piano teacher, discovered him playing at age three and mimicking one of her students (wikipedia)