9 December, 2013
CLEVELAND INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION INCREASES FIRST PRIZE WINNINGS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, December 9, 2013
Cleveland, OH – The winner of the next Cleveland International Piano Competition, which will be held in 2016, will be presented with a cash award of $75,000, up from $50,000, thanks to the generosity of prize donors Mal and Barbara Mixon. The Mixons, who have donated the First Prize cash award of $50,000 since 2003, felt the time was right to up the ante.
“The CIPC attracts the highest caliber contestants, and is in the very top echelon of piano competitions...