Born and raised in Stockholm to an Indonesian father and Swedish mother, Viktor started playing the piano at the age of ten. After attending one of the foremost specialist music schools in Sweden and winning prizes in several piano competitions, Viktor moved to London in 2004 to pursue studies at conservatoire level, under the tutelage of Caroline Palmer and Paul Roberts at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama. He continued his musical education with Tatiana Sarkissova at the Royal Academy of Music, from which he graduated with a Master of Arts in Piano Performance as well as the LRAM Teaching Diploma. Viktor is the recipient of scholarships from the Gålö Foundation, H.T. Cedergren Foundation, Helge Ax:son Johnson Foundation, and the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm. He has participated in masterclasses with Kevin Kenner, Yonty Solomon, James Gibb, Pascal Devoyon, and Christian Blackshaw. In 2011, Viktor was selected by the WAM Foundation as a piano teacher at the Calcutta School of Music, India, and he is currently teaching at the Lanterns School of Performing Arts in London.
Viktor’s performances include solo and chamber music concerts in the UK, Spain, India and Sweden. Apart from sharing music with others by giving piano recitals and through teaching, Viktor is passionate about cross-art collaboration.