Just For The Love Of It

Last June, 75 musicians gathered in Fort Worth, Texas to compete in the Van Cliburn International Competition for Outstanding Amateur pianists.

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Over the next two weeks, Bill Lloyd follows their progress and hears from an airline steward, a sewage engineer, a professional tennis coach and a plasma physicist about the challenges of being a virtuoso with a day job.

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A second visit to the 2004 Van Cliburn Competition for Outstanding Amateurs. Bill Lloyd reports from Texas on the final rounds and reveals whether the world's best amateur pianist is a sewage expert, an air steward, a composer for computer games or a cancer survivor who is also the wife of a Canadian Senator.