Pablo Lavandera appears regularly in many prestigious venues in the United States, South America and Europe, both as a soloist and chamber musician, and in duo with violinist Joanna Kaczorowska with whom he received First Prize at the 2009 Liszt-Garrison International Piano Competition in the collaborative artists category including the Liszt and Bayreuth (Germany) performance prizes. Passionately committed to performing new music, Dr. Lavandera has received the Argentine Society of Music Authors and Composers Prize for his commitment to the music of his native country of Argentina. He is also a pianist with New York Chamber Musicians. His discography includes solo, chamber, and concerto repertoire encompassing music from across three centuries. A Fulbright Scholar, he received degrees from the New England Conservatory, Indiana University Bloomington and SUNY Stony Brook. He is on the music faculty at Stony Brook University where he teaches piano and a collaborative piano class.