Ayran Nicodemo is a violinist who graduated from Uni-Rio. He studied under Paulo Bosísio. He is a member of the Symphonic Orchestra of Theatro Municipal. He is also a composer, having released the CD, “Pedra Cigana”, which is a collection of his original compostitions with strong influences of Gypsy music. He was the winner of the 1st Young Soloists Competition at OSMG and the Young Soloist Competition at UFMG in 2009.