The Interlochen Collection: Van Cliburn

Nov 23, 2018

Van Cliburn performing in Kresge in 1961

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’ll listen to piano concertos performed by Van Cliburn during his many visits to Interlochen between 1961 and 2006. 

Listen to the entire episode below.

Episode playlist
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1 (first movement)
Van Cliburn, piano
National High School Orchestra
Joseph E. Maddy, conductor
July 29, 1961

Sergei Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto No. 3 (first movement)
Van Cliburn, piano
National High School Orchestra
A. Clyde Roller, conductor
July 24, 1962

Jung-Ho Pak and Van Cliburn in 2006

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1 (second and third movements)
Van Cliburn, piano
World Youth Symphony Orchestra
Jung-Ho Pak, conductor
July 22, 2006

The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Monica Yost helped produce this episode.