Eugenio Figueroa, viola
Eugenio Figueroa is from San Juan, Puerto Rico. He completed his undergraduate degree at the Conservatorio de Música de Puerto Rico. Most recently, Figueroa has been studying at the Hartt School where he completed his master’s degree in Suzuki Pedagogy and has begun the challenge of a doctorate. After an early introduction to the piano, it was during an arts-based middle school program that Figueroa picked up the viola.
Eugenio Figueroa is a registered Suzuki teacher in Violin, Viola and Piano with the Suzuki Association of the Americas. Eugenio’s commitment to the Suzuki Philosophy brought him to Connecticut were he did his Masters Degree and Long Term Training with Teri Einfeldt. He has taught students of all ages at the Pre-College division. Eugenio Figueroa has performed with the Orquesta Sinfónica de Bayamón and the Orquesta Filarmonica de San Juan Arturo Somohano. He has had the honor of performing with the Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Santo Domingo and traveled to Iceland with the contemporary chamber ensemble, “Foot in the Door” in 2015.