The movie centers on a piano competition whose winner is assured of success. It is Paul's last chance to compete, but newcomer Heidi may be a better pianist. Can romance be far away? Will she take a dive despite the pressure to win from her teacher, Greta, or will she condemn Paul to obscurity? Written by
They broke the cardinal rule of the competition...they fell in love.
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The value of prize for "The Competition" was $20,000 plus a debut recital at Carnegie Hall and two years of concert bookings throughout the USA. See more
The piano fingering is often out of sync with the music, especially during Heidi's performance of Prokofiev's 3rd. See more
[Heidi's piano needs adjusting and she wants to play a different concerto
Well, maybe I'm not in the mood to conduct the Profofiev Third!
[to Andrew Erskine
Andrew! It costs extra to carve "schmuck" on a tombstone, but you would definitely be worth the expense!
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major
Composed by Sergei Prokofiev
Performed by Daniel Pollack
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