Cliburn Takes Moscow
January 6, 2016•7 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