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Sunday, October 16, 2022

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Sun, October 16th - 2:00pm
Gold Medalist, 2022 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition
Gold Medalist, 2022 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

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Description: The sixteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition takes place in June 2022, and the winner will perform a breathtaking concert on the Lied Center stage. Widely considered one of the preeminent international music contests, the quadrennial Van Cliburn International Piano Competition exists to share excellent classical music with the largest international audience possible and to launch the careers of its winners. Building on a rich tradition that began with its 1962 origins in honor of Van Cliburn and his vision for using music to serve audiences and break down boundaries, the Cliburn seeks with each edition to achieve the highest artistic standards, while utilizing contemporary tools to advance its reach. The world’s top 18- to 30-year-old pianists compete for gold in front of a live audience in Fort Worth, Texas, as well as a global online viewership of over 10 million. In its 60-year history, the Cliburn has identified and ushered a host of exceptional artists to international prominence, including Olga Kern, Vadym Kholodenko, Radu Lupu, Jon Nakamatsu, Beatrice Rana, Yekwon Sunwoo, Joyce Yang and Haochen Zhang. They have garnered Grammy nominations, Diapason d’Or de l’Année Awards, Gramaphone Awards and Avery Fisher Career Grants as well as recognition from BBC music and radio, the Borletti-Buitoni Trust, International Piano Magazine and the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund. Visit lied.ku.edu for more information or call 785-864-2787. Submitted by: Betsy Ostrander Lied Center of Kansas

Sun, October 16th - 2:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
Sun, October 16th - 5:30pm
Paint & Sip - Hocus Pocus
Paint & Sip - Hocus Pocus

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Description: Unleash the magic in this “Hocus Pocus” inspired painting class! Paint our favorite witches about to take flight. Artist Jonnie Rae will guide you through creating your 16x20 masterpiece during this fun, interactive painting session. Absolutely no experience is necessary to create a beautiful work of art through the step-by-step lesson. Tickets include three free wine samples and all materials necessary to produce the project. For more details, please visit https://cli.re/22103-paint--sip---hocus-pocus Submitted by: Hannah Magee Weston Wine Company

Sun, October 16th - 5:30pm

 
 
Sun, October 16th - 6:00pm
Eerie Evening Team Trivia
Eerie Evening Team Trivia

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Description: Spend an eerie evening at VIBE Lawrence playing trivia amongst friends! The trivia game will include six rounds of questions ranging from local folklore to general Halloween and Fall knowledge. It will be a fun and frightening time! Teams must be 3-5 people. A cash bar will be available. The $25.00 fee covers team registration (3-5 players). Your registration fee will support future programming and preservation projects at historic Oak Hill Cemetery. Access this link to register your team: www.eventbrite.com/e/eerie-evening-team-trivia-event-tickets-420578400317 Submitted by: Will Haynes Watkins Museum of History

Sun, October 16th - 6:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

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