After winning the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, pianist Van Cliburn gives a triumphant homecoming performance of Tchaikovsky’s First Piano concerto with Kiril Kondrashin and the Symphony of the Air at Carnegie Hall on May 19.

The recording of Cliburn’s concert was the first classical recording to sell over a million copies, eventually exceeding triple platinum status, and received the first ever Grammy Award for Best Classical Performance.

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