Fishko Files from WNYC
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Cliburn Takes Moscow

January 6, 20167 min
American pianist Van Cliburn (1934-2013) will forever be remembered for one phenomenal Cold War moment.  Everyone knew the twenty-three year old from Texas was good, but no one expected him to steal the show in Moscow in 1958. (Produced in 2008)   WNYC Production Credits... Executive Producer: Sara FishkoAssociate Producer: Laura MayerMix Engineer: Wayne ShulmisterManaging Editor, WNYC News: Karen Frillmann

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