For decades, the Cliburn Competition has launched the careers of international pianists. The Fort Worth Star Telegram has collected a list of CDs released in 2015 by the some of the top winners and audience favorites from the 2013 Competition.

Do you have a classical music fan on your Christmas list? If so, several of the pianists from the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition have released CDs this year that will make excellent gifts, especially for friends and family who attended the 2013 competition at Bass Hall — or anyone who appreciates exceptional keyboard artistry.

To help you make your choice, we have put together a short list of some of the 2015 releases from competitors who won over patrons, judges and critics when they visited Fort Worth to vie for the gold two years ago.

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