Student Honors

(selected)

2015

Matthew Liu, Winner of the Third Prize at the Kaufman International Youth Piano Competition and Solo Debut at Merkin Hall in NYC

Alicia Spooner, Honorable Mention, Kaufman International Youth Piano Competition

Eddison Chen, Winner State KMTA

Alicia Spooner, Winner State KMTA

Matthew Liu, Winner State KMTA

Emma Liu, Winner State KMTA

Tatiana Spooner, Winner State KMTA

Kirsten Ward, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

2014

Matthew Liu, Winner State KMTA

Emma Liu, Winner State KMTA

Alicia Spooner, Winner State KMTA

Sarah Rasmussen, Winner MTNA, Missouri (coaching) & Winner, Fite Family International Piano Competition

Tatiana Spooner, Honorable Mention in higher division, State KMTA

Kirsten Ward, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Julia Ruddy, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

2013

Alicia Spooner, Winner, State KMTA

Emma Liu, Winner, State KMTA

Sarah Rasmussen, Runner-up, International Piano Competition, IIYM & Winner, MTNA, Missouri

Matthew Liu, Runner-up, State KMTA

Sean Ruddy, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Mason Kelso, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

2012

Mason Kelso, Runner-up, MTNA

Alicia Spooner, Runner-up, State KMTA

Emma Liu, Runner-up, State KMTA

Dakota Wertin, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

2011

Mason Kelso, Winner, Lawrence SAI Alumnae & Patroness Chapter & Admitted to Amalfi Coast International Music Festival, Amalfi Coast, Italy

Emma Liu, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Rebecca Feng, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Kelsey Jian, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Fedor Sharov, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

2010

Kelsey Jian, Winner, State, KMTA

John Weiss, Winner, MTNA, South Carolina & Admitted to International Institute for Young Musicians – (prestigious summer academy based on auditions)

Mason Kelso, Admitted to International Institute for Young Musicians

Meigen Yu, Admitted to International Institute for Young Musicians

Fedor Sharov, Runner-up, State KMTA

Malka Hampton, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Riddhi Duvvur, Honorable Mention, State KMTA

2009

Siel Snowden, Winner, Lawrence SAI Alumnae & Patroness Chapter & Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Mason Kelso, Winner, Regional Douglas County 4H Days Competition & Honorable Mention, MTNA

John Weiss, Admitted to International Institute for Young Musicians & Honorable Mention, State KMTA

Kelsey Jian, Honorable Mention, State KMTA