Van Cliburn is Playing. (1962)

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Director: Tulubeva Z.

Operators: Lezerson V., Tumorina R.


The first festival “Modern music”, in which the American pianist Van Cliburn took part, was held in Gorky from June 9 through 13. Van Cliburn gave a concert in the Kremlin Congress Palace in Moscow on June 19, 1962.

Historical background

C 9 to June 13 in Gorky held the 1st Festival of Modern Music, which was attended by American pianist Van Cliburn. June 19, 1962 Van Cliburn gave a concert in the Kremlin Palace of Congresses in Moscow.

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Sights of the city of Gorky. Statement by the American musician Van Cliburn at the Palace of Culture of the Gorky Automobile Plant (sinhr.) together with the Orchestra under Kirill Kondrashin. Audience presents musician flowers after the speech. Van Cliburn in Moscow on Red Square, signs autographs. Meeting Van Cliburn with Soviet musicians. Speech by Van Cliburn at the Palace of Congresses (sinhr.). The audience welcomed the musicians after the show. Van Cliburn walk in the woods with his mother.

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Van Cliburn on a walk by the river - LS.

Landscape of Russian nature - LS., PNRM.

Van Cliburn by car rides along the highway in the woods and meadows.

Landscapes of the central strip (with us).

Van Cliburn and his mother are on the waterfront in Gorky.

The people at the Palace of Culture of the Gorky Automobile Plant in the festival music.

The audience in the hall of the Palace of Culture at a concert during the festival.

Van Cliburn performs the third concert for piano and orchestra by Prokofiev (synchronously).

Kondrashan Kirill conducts the orchestra.

The audience applauded, present Cliburn flowers.

Moscow Kremlin - LS., PNRM.

Van Cliburn against the Kremlin buildings, walking through Red Square with his mother.

PNRM. the hall in the Kremlin Palace of Congresses (without people).

Van Cliburn is the final preparations for the concert at the Palace of Congresses.

Mother a pianist plays the piano, the son listens (synchronously).

Van Cliburn of Soviet musicians.

The audience in the hall of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses - different.

Van Cliburn before going on stage.

Audience meets Van Cliburn.

Van Cliburn performs Beethoven's Appassionata (synchronously).

In the hall of audience Konenkov sculptor, American artist Rakuel godlike, Mrs.


The audience applauded - LS.

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The audience applauded, causing the Van Cliburn "encore."

Van Cliburn several times on stage.

Van Cliburn performs "Dedication" by Schumann, Liszt (synchronously).

The audience listens, applauds, gives flowers musician - different.

Van Cliburn says "Until next time, thank you" (synchronous).

Mother wishes her son to success.

Woodland - MS., PNRM.

Van Cliburn and his mother on a walk, collect wildflowers, walking in the woods, find cuckoo.

Birch Grove - LS. (With us).

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