• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth of Belgium, 84, mother of King Leopold III, presented the awards June 2 at Argenteuil near Waterloo of the 1960 international piano concours of which she is patron.

  • Description

    1.
    GV. "Queen Elizabeth hall.
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    2.
    SV.PAN.Queen Elizabeth enters.
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    3.
    SV. People watch.
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    4.
    SIDE V.Queen with Comte de Launoit (organising chairman).
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    5.
    SV.PAN.Frager (USA) receives award from Queen.
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    6.
    SV.PAN.Turini (Canada) receives award.
    0.40

    7.
    SV.PAN Luvisi (USA) receives award.
    0.49

    8.
    SV.PAN.Mitchenko (USSR) receives award.
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    9.
    SV. Queen with award winners in grounds.
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    10.
    SCU. Queen and Frager.
    1.06

    11.
    LV. Ditto.
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    Initials JRG/S/MR/CW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Queen Elizabeth of Belgium, 84, mother of King Leopold III, presented the awards June 2 at Argenteuil near Waterloo of the 1960 international piano concours of which she is patron. Sixty competitors entered from 21 nations. After two weeks of preliminary contests, 12 competitors remained - accompanished pianists all since the concours is one of the most difficult of its kind in the world.

    At the end of the third week, the international jury awarded prizes to:1. Malcom Frager (USA) born 6 Oct 31 in Vienna, and winner of the second prize at the 1952 international concours in Geneva; 2. Ronale Turini (Canada) born 4 Jan 30 in Budapest; 3. Lee Luvisi (USA), born 30 Sept 31 in New Jersey; 4. Alice Mitchenko (USSR) born 12 Dec 37 at Louisville, Kentucky.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7X543HKMEWIRNLGE28M3PP5NO
    Media URN:
    VLVA7X543HKMEWIRNLGE28M3PP5NO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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