Daniel Li '24 and Kira Nickerson '25 Earn Prizes at 12th International Piano Competition
Hotchkiss | Daniel Li Kira Nickerson

Daniel Li '24, left, and Kira Nickerson '25, right, attend the 12th International Piano Competition Maria Herrero with Dr. Gisele Witkowski, piano faculty and Piano Portals program director.

Congratulations to the following students for achieving amazing results at the prestigious 12th International Piano Competition Maria Herrero, held in Granada, Spain, in July 2022.  

Junior Category - 14 to 17 years old

Daniel Li '24 - 1st Prize 
Kira Nickerson '25 - 3rd Prize 

Both students performed a challenging repertoire as part of the two rounds of the competition, including works by Liszt, Beethoven, Mozart, Chopin, and Ginastera. They received their awards in a public prize ceremony in Granada, in which Daniel performed Ginastera's Danzas Argentinas as the 1st Prize winner. Congratulations to these hard working and talented students!

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