by Daniel Hathaway
Cleveland, March 5, 2015 — The Cleveland International Piano Competition has released the names of twenty-nine pianists, ages 12-18, who will receive invitations to journey to Cleveland in May, 2015 to participate in the CIPC Young Artists Competition and Institute.
Launched in 2003 as a one-day competition for Ohio piano students, the Young Artists Competition has been reorganized this year to follow the multi-round format of its parent competition, which will be held next in the summer of 2016.
The ten-day Young Artists event will run from May 12-21. Opening rounds will be held in Gamble Auditorium at the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music in Berea. The final round with the Canton Symphony Orchestra, Gerhardt Zimmermann, conducting, will take place in Gartner Auditorium at the Cleveland Museum of Art on May 21. [Read More…]