Pedro Sobral Santos (1989 - )

 

Pedro Sobral Santos was born in the 23rd Setember , 1989 in Caldas da Rainha and began His musical studies at the age of 6 years old in Sociedade de Instrução Musical de A-dos-Fancos.

 In 2004 he joins the Conservatório de Música de Caldas da Rainha and began His horn classes with Ângelo Caleira. In 2006 he joins the Escola Profissional de Artes da Beira Interior (EPABI) in the class of Augusto Rodrigues. In 2010 he joins the class of Paulo Guerreiro at the Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas de Castelo Branco (ESART).

He attended masterclasses with Mauro Schmidt, Ângelo Caleira, Paulo Guerreiro, Hélder Vales, Laurent Rossi, Ricardo Matosinhos, J. Bernardo Silva and Abel Pereira.

He attended workshops and chamber music classes with João Paulo Fernandes, Sérgio Carolino, João Barroso, Aurélien Martin Vieira Lino, Fausto Corneo, Nuno Machado, Carolino Carreira, Paulo Álvares, César Ramos and Hugo Assunção.

He worked with several orchestras as Momentum Perpetuum, Orquestra Clássica da Madeira, Orquestra Pro – Clássica, Orquestra de Sopros da EPABI, Orquestra Barroca de Castelo Branco, Orquestra Sinfónica da ESART, J. Futura Orchestra (Italy) and he is member of the chamber music project Salad Ensemble.

He worked with the directors Luís Carvalho, Alberto Roque, João Paulo Fernandes, Pedro Neves, Rui Massena, César Ramos, João Paulo Janeiro, Paulo Martins, Francisco Ferreira, Luís Clemente, Jean Sébastien Béreau, Maurizio Dini Ciacci, Martin André, Diego Dini Ciacci, among others.

In 2012 he attended the classes of the director João Paulo Fernandes  in the Curso de Direção de Orquestra de Sopros do Orfeão de Leiria.

He is a founder member of the Orquestra de Sopros de ADF, of the brass ensemble Dorian Ensemble and the Orquestra Pró-Clássica.

Currently he teaches horn at the Academia de Música da Madalena (Ilha do Pico, Açores), Banda de Música de Santa Bárbara and Banda de Música das Lajes do Pico.

His activity as a composer began in 2012 with the participation in the Concurso de Composição para Orquestra de Sopros 2012 organized by the Inatel with the partnership of the Banda do Exército Português, where he obtained the 1st place with his musical work O Viajante.

 

This composer has 1 work on AvA:

O Viajante

Ref. ava130978

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