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Van Cliburn

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February 28, 2013
When my husband and I moved to Texas in 1984, I knew no one, but I wrote to Mr. Cliburn, asking him if I could volunteer at the piano competition. A few weeks later, I received a letter from the director of the foundation telling me that Van had forwarded my letter and that, yes, I could work for the competition. What a gracious and warm man he was, always in navy blue and always with a kind greeting for everyone.
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