Pianist Vytas J. Baksys is an active freelance collaborator performing in a variety of recitals, competitions, and other musical settings employing various styles and genres throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1989 he has been the faculty pianist of the Fellowship Conducting Program at Tanglewood. He is a frequent keyboardist with the Boston Symphony and Boston Pops orchestras, has performed on several occasions with the Boston Symphony Chamber Players, and works with such other area ensembles as the Boston Secession, Concord Chamber Music Society, and the Rivers School Conservatory. Of Lithuanian descent, Mr. Baksys is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music and State University of New York at Stony Brook. He has participated in recordings for RCA, CRI, Golden Crest, Sony Classical, Deutsche Grammophon, Warner Brothers, Nonesuch, Reference Recordings, and BSO Classics.