Daniel Leibovic (2013) won First Place in the Fifth Annual Virginia Commonwealth University Music PianoFest on October 15th. This year's event was dedicated to character pieces from the 19th century for piano. Daniel played Scriabin's Nocturne Op.9 No. 2 for the Left Hand.
Daniel was also awarded Honorable Mention for Level 3 by The Virginia Music Teachers Association in the Virginia State Piano Auditions, which was held on October 29th at Virginia Commonwealth University.