Pedro Carneiro

Pedro Carneiro 


Acclaimed internationally as one of the world's leading solo classical percussionists, Pedro Carneiro performs regularly throughout Europe, USA, Japan, Far East, Australia and New Zealand. He has performed the world première of over 100 new works and collaborates regularly with a wide range of musicians and composers.

Pedro performs and records with many leading orchestras, such as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Helsinki Philharmonic, Vienna Chamber Orchestra, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Leipzig Radio Symphony, English Chamber Orchestra, São Paulo State Symphony, BBC National Orchestra of Wales. He appears regularly as a soloist/director, conducting from the marimba keyboard - he is the chief conductor of the Portuguese Chamber Orchestra, the 'Orchestra in Residence' at the Centro Cultural de Bélem, Lisbon. He has released several prize-winning recordings on the ECM, Zig-Zag Territoires and Rattle labels.

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