A native of Vila Nogueira de Azeitão (south of Lisbon), Pedro Carvalho studied percussion at Lisbon’s National Conservatory and at Luiz Villas-Boas Jazz School (Lisbon). He graduated from ESM Lisboa and Piaget Institute. Pedro is a member of the Percussionistas de Lisboa group. He often collaborates as a freelance musician with Portuguese orchestras and ensembles in projects that range from classical music to jazz and to musical theatre. Pedro Carvalho teaches percussion and ensemble playing at Setúbal’s Regional Conservatory.