President Obama awards a 2010 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal to Van Cliburn for his contributions as one of the greatest pianists in the history of music.
President Obama awards a 2010 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal to Van Cliburn for his contributions as one of the greatest pianists in the history of music. Mary F. Calvert/MCT
President Obama awards a 2010 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal to Van Cliburn for his contributions as one of the greatest pianists in the history of music. Mary F. Calvert/MCT

Pianist Van Cliburn honored with the National Medal of Arts

March 02, 2011 5:30 PM