Student Achievements


Student Achievements

Student Achievements: Scholarship winners line up with judges and the Scholarship Chair at the Morning Etude Auditions. Three of five available prizes were won by The Art of Piano students in 2017/

 

 

Outstanding accomplishments by Dr. Horváth’s students

since the foundation of The Art of Piano in June 2005:

 

 

Spring 2017
Carrie O.
Kathryn C.
Grace K..
Morning Etude (Illinois Federation of Music Clubs) Senior Summer Camp Scholarship
Morning Etude (Illinois Federation of Music Clubs) Junior Summer Camp Scholarship
Morning Etude (Illinois Federation of Music Clubs) Junior Summer Camp Scholarship
Fall 2016
Gino M.
Alex O.
ISMTA East District Elementary Piano Competition, Decatur, 3rd place winner*
ISMTA East District Elementary Piano Competition, Decatur, 3rd place winner*

(The State of IL is divided into five ISMTA Districts. The East District includes Springfield, Decatur,
Champaign-Urbana, Danville, and other cities and areas.)

Spring 2016
Yiyi M.
Carrie O.
Mya M.
State Piano Solo Competition 2nd place winner, Illinois Federation of Music Clubs
Illinois Wesleyan University, Jennings Music Scholarship
Illinois Symphony Guild of Springfield, Shirley Ecklund Memorial Scholarship
Jean Vitale Memorial Scholarship
Morning Etude (Illinois Federation of Music Clubs) Junior Summer Camp Scholarship
Fall 2015
Grace K.
Alex O.
ISMTA East District Elementary Piano Competition, Champaign, 2nd place winner
ISMTA East District Elementary Piano Competition, Champaign, 3rd place winner
Spring 2014
Yiyi M.
Carrie O.
State Piano Solo Competition 3rd place winner, Illinois Federation of Music Clubs
Morning Etude (Illinois Federation of Music Clubs) Senior Summer Camp Scholarship
Morning Etude (Illinois Federation of Music Clubs) Junior Summer Camp Scholarship
Fall 2013
Mya M.
ISMTA East District Elementary Piano Competition, Champaign, Honorable Mention
Spring 2013
Yiyi M.
Jean Vitale Memorial Scholarship
Fall 2012
Mya M.
ISMTA East District Elementary Piano Competition, Champaign, 2nd place winner
Spring 2011
Lisa R.
Accepted into the Bachelors of Music in Piano Pedagogy program at Utah State University
“Best of the Day” prize from Sangamon High School Music Association
Spring 2010
Thomas O.
Full, renewable scholarship to Western Illinois University to complete the Bachelors of Music program
in Piano Performance (while pursuing the AFA degree at LLCC)
Fall 2009
Ann G.
ISMTA District Elementary Piano Competition, Champaign, selected to perform at “The Best of the Best”
Recital at the ISMTA State Convention
Spring 2007
Thomas O.
Cora E.
WUIS Public Radio Young Musician Competition winner
Accepted to Wheaton College to complete Bachelors of Music program in Piano Performance
(while pursuing the AFA degree at LLCC)
Spring 2006
Peder S.
Music scholarship for the Bachelors of Music program in Piano Performance at Southern Illinois University
in Carbondale
IL Symphony Guild Senior Piano Competition winner
Winner of additional music scholarship competitions

Numerous other students received high ratings at various other music events, as well.