Massachusetts
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Victor Cayres

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.

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I Have Worked With

  • February 2016

    Lecturer in piano at school of music

    Duties: perform recitals, teach and advise graduate and undergraduate piano students

    Latest Recital: February 14th 2016

  • December 2015

    Chamber music recital 

  • November 2015

    Performance with Aristides Rivas following his presentation at TEDx

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Victor
Job Title/Position: 
Pianist
Mailing Address: 
1490 Beacon street
Apt. 1A
Brookline, MA 02446
Physical Address: 
1490 Beacon street Apt. 1A
Brookline, MA 02446
Last Name: 
Cayres
Phone: 
6173312043

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Music - Solo / Recital
Additional Disciplines: 
Music - Chamber
Music - Choral
Music - New
Populations Served: 
Adults
Elders
Families
General Public
School Groups
Teens
Languages Available: 
Portuguese
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Audio or Video Recording
Performance / Concert / Reading
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Professional Development / Training
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
20
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
State
National
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
koleinu jewish community chorus, boston university, church on the hill, temple beth elohim
Education: 
Boston University, Boston, MA Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance, September 25th, 2014 Dissertation title: “The Piano Works of Leopoldo Miguéz (1850 – 1902)” Advisor: Dr. David Kopp New England Conservatory, Boston, MA Graduate Diploma in Piano
Awards: 
• First prize at 8th Iowa International Piano Competition, March 21st, 2015 • First Prize Richmond Piano Competition at Boston University, March 26th, 2013 • Recipient of 2012 Zulalian Award at Boston University, October 12th, 2012 • Second Prize at t

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
grand piano
Fee Range Minimum: 
$500
Fee Range Maximum: 
$2,000
State of Residence: 
Massachusetts
Minimum Number of Performers: 
1
Maximum Number of Performers: 
4