Here's how you can watch every note of the Van Cliburn Piano Competition LIVE online

08 June 2022
By Ellie Palmer
This year's competition takes place from 2-18 June at Van Cliburn Concert Hall at TCU and Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, Texas, USA


This year's delayed and long-awaited Cliburn Competition will be available to stream on both YouTube and the official Cliburn website. 

The 12 semi-finalists were announced on 6 June. These semi-finals will take place from 8-12 June, with the finals happening from 14-18 June. 388 pianists initially applied for the competition, and that will whittled down to one single Gold Medal winner. The semi-final and final schedule can be found in full below. All times are in Central Daylight Time (CDT):



12 competitors in two phases:

  • 60-minute recital
  • Mozart concerto to be selected from a list with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and conductor Nicholas McGegan

Wednesday 8 June 2022 I 7:30pm
Thursday 9 June – Sunday 12 June 2022 | 2:30pm & 7:30pm daily

Bass Performance Hall


6 competitors perform two concertos, to be selected from two separate lists, with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and conductor Marin Alsop.

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Tuesday 14 June  | 7:30pm

Wednesday 15 June 2022 I 7:30pm

Friday 17 June 2022 I 7:30pm

Saturday 18 June 2022 I 3:00pm

Bass Performance Hall


Saturday 18 June 18 2022 I 7:00pm
Bass Performance Hall


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