Pedro Borges

Pedro Borges, piano (Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal), began his studies with Rui Pintão, and later attended the Escola Superior de Música e Artes do Espectéaculo (ESMAE), where he received his BM studying with Miguel Borges Coelho. Pedro moved to Basel, Switzerland, to work with Claudio Martínez Mehner at the Musik-Akademie, and studied chamber music with Anton Kernjak. Pedro recently completed his MM and will continue his studies in Basel for a Master of Arts in Musical Performance. Pedro received 1st prize at the IV Mostra Musical do Eixo Atlântico in Vilargía de Arousa, Galicia, Spain. He has twice participated in the festival Dias da Música at the Centro Cultural de Belém in Lisbon, as both a soloist and a composer. Pedro gave his solo orchestral debut in two concerts conducted by maestros André Vieira and Giuseppe Lanzetta alongside the Filarmonia de Gaia Orchestra.