Pianist Arthur Villar was born in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) in June 1984. He started his studies in piano, chamber music, theory and conducting in 2004, at the age of 21, at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and joined the piano studio of Miriam Grossman, a renowned Brazilian pianist and pedagogue.

Among his achievements, he won first prize in the Souza Lima National Piano Competition in Sao Paulo (Brazil) in 2007, and performed in 2009 Bach’s twenty-four preludes and fugues at the Forum Internacional del Piano de Barcelona.  Get Tickets.