Director Carmen Morin and Dr. Lana Henchell awarded International Prize at Coimbra World Piano Competition

Congratulations to studio director, Carmen Morin, and Dr. Lana Henchell of University of Calgary who travelled to Portugal earlier this month to compete in the Coimbra World Piano Competition, which is part of the Coimbra World Piano Meeting and International Music Academy of Aquiles Delle Vigne. 

They competed as piano duo for the “Special Prize – Francis Poulenc” and received first prize!  As the prize winners, Morin and Henchell performed the Poulenc Concerto for Two Pianos with Orchestra in the São Francisco Concert Hall with the Orquestra Classica do Centro, under Maestro José Eduardo Gomes which we have shared the video of. 
Morin and Henchell will be performing as a duo in Calgary on April 21st in the Eckhardt-Gramatté Concert Hall, and on May 12th in the Leacock Theatre.