Remembering Van Cliburn: Pianist, Cold War Hero

Remembering Van Cliburn: Pianist, Cold War Hero Play

Feb. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Tom Keene remembers pianist Van Cliburn who united Russians and Americans with his performance in a 1958 Tchaikovsky competition in Moscow, providing a brief thaw in the Cold War. Cliburn passed away Wednesday at the age of 78. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."

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