Uruguayan Violinist Victoria Moreira, founding member of the Kaia String Quartet, has performed extensively throughout the USA, Canada, Mexico, Asia and South America. First Prizewinner of Viva El Tango Agustin Carlevaro Competition and Music Director of the American Tango Institute, Moreira’s diverse musical background keeps her involved internationally in the Tango scene.
Moreira is a faculty member at DePaul University Community Music Division and has a private studio in the Chicago area. Some of her educational projects include Tango workshops for violinists at Old Town School of Folk Music, outreach concerts of Tango and Latin American Music through Evanston in School Music Association, collaborations with Ravinia Festival and outreach workshops with Promotora de las Bellas Artes in Mexico.
Moreira studied at Escuela Universitaria de Musica, Montevideo Uruguay under Jorge Risi, received her Bachelor of Music at Roosevelt University under Vadim Gluzman and her Master of Music and Artist Certificate at DePaul University under Ilya Kaler. She also did a residency at Northern Illinois University with the Kaia String Quartet under the tutelage of the Avalon String Quartet.
Victoria loves sharing her art with students of all ages and abilities. In addition, she practices yoga daily, which helps guide her instruction with patience and focus.
To contact/schedule a lesson with Victoria email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 773-744-1156