Brazilian pianist Victor Cayres has earned praise for concerts with the Sine Nomine string quartet in Switzerland and as a soloist with such orchestras as the Boston Pops and Brno Philharmonic in the Czech Republic. A recent winner of the 8th Iowa Piano Competition and the 18th Leoš Janáček Competition, he has been a guest artist at Banff Center for the Arts, Canada, Interlochen Center for the Arts, MI, and Boston University Tanglewood Institute. He has released CDs for Albany Records (works by David Owens) and Parma Records (works by Joseph Summer). In recent years Mr. Cayres performed in Brazil, Europe, and in the U.S., including a debut at Weill Hall, Carnegie Hall, as a soloist with the Chamber Orchestra of New York. He currently serves on the piano faculty at Boston University School of Music.
Profile Type: Artist