Since her debut in September 2005, Mexican pianist Citlalli Guevara is currently one of the most promising pianists in México, having an intense activity as soloist, she has performed with Xalapa Symphony Orchestra, Guanajuato Symphony Orchestra, Tamaulipas Symphony Orchestra, San Luis Potosi Symphony Orchestra and State of Mexico Symphony Orchestra under conductors Enrique Bátiz, José Luis Castillo, José Miramontes Zapata and Armando Pesqueira. Future engagements include performances with Aguascalientes Symphony Orchestra and Veracruz Youth Symphony.
Her successful performances include the most important concert halls in Mexico and recitals in La Havana, Cuba and New York. She has given brilliant performances in the International Festival ?Junio Musical? 2004 and 2006 in México. In October 2005, she was appointed Recitalist for the University of Veracruz and was recently awarded with a performance grant by the National Fund for the Culture and Arts 2006-2007.
Ms. Guevara has been awarded with the Fulbright grant, the National Fund for the Culture and Arts grant, Cultural Institute of Veracruz Scholarship, the Estatal Fund for the Culture and Arts Scholarship, the Fundacion Azteca special award and the honorific award from the Veracruz´s Governor.
She holds a Bachelor in Arts, piano performance Degree from the University of Veracruz where she was student of Mexican pianist Laura Sosa. She holds, as well, a Master in Music, piano performance Degree from the Manhattan School of Music where she was student of legendary Russian pianist Nina Svetlanova She also attended master classes with Oleg Maisenberg, Jorge Luis Prats, Pascal Rogé, Jorge Federico Osorio, Edith Picht Axenfeld and Bernard Flavigny.