SHSU Duo Wins International Piano Competition

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email

Sam Houston State University music majors Kirk Jiménez and Sarah Ray recently placed first in the 16th Annual United States International Duo Piano Competition held in Colorado Springs.

The competition required the pair to play the piano side-by-side.

The duo won after beating out 400 other applicants from around the world with their performance of "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2" by Franz Liszt.

This competition one of only three duo piano competitions in the world.

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