Eugenio Jose Figueroa Cruz

Viola, Violin, Piano Teacher

Eugenio Jose Figueroa Cruz

SAA Member

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San Juan, PR
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Eugenio Figueroa is a registered Suzuki teacher in Violin, Viola and Piano with the Suzuki Association of the Americas. Currently serves as faculty at The Hartt Community Division and the Music School at Sound Crossing. As a violist, Eugenio is pursuing his DMA in The Hartt School Viola Performance under Rita Porfiris.

Eugenio commitment to the Suzuki Philosophy brought him to Connecticut were he did his Masters Performance Degree and Suzuki Long Term Training with Teri Einfeldt.

Previously moving to Connecticut, received his Bachelors of Music degree in Viola Performance from the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico where he also taught at the Pre-College division and at the first ever Suzuki School in Puerto Rico Kids and Musik. Eugenio Figueroa has performed with the Orquesta Sinfónica de Bayamón and the Orquesta Filarmonica 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. Currently serves as a rotating principal at the Hartt School Symphony Orchestra.

Eugenio loves playing in orchestra and accompanying his students in the piano. His wish is to have his studio full of violists and