2016 CLIBURN AMATEUR COMPETITORS
They are doctors and lawyers, cell biologists and sommeliers. The 68 competitors of the Seventh Cliburn International Amateur
Piano Competition come from 18 countries. Some (20) are return competitors; others are new to competitions and this Competition.
But they all share a passion for the piano. Get to know them below, and make sure to get your tickets to see them perform from
June 19–25 at Van Cliburn Recital Hall and Bass Performance Hall.
Strategy consultant, 40
Stay-at-home mother, 37
Electrical engineer, 57
Retired physician, 64
Andrea Davide Bonotto
User interface engineer, 49
Risk manager, 64
Software engineer, 61
James Carter Cathcart
Scriptwriter/voice actor, 62