Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.


He was living in Lubbock, attending Texas Tech University as a student of the Doctor of Musical Arts Program in Cello Performance, under renowned cellist, Professor Jeffrey Lastrapes.
Currently living in Anchorage, AK where he works as the Orchestra Director at DHS and Wendler MS.
Mr. Pessoa holds a Bachelor in Music Education from the Federal University of Sao Carlos (Sao Paulo—Brazil). He received his Master of Music in Cello Performance at University of New Mexico under Dr. David Schepps. While there, he was awarded the Abe Franck Graduate Assistantship, as the cellist of the Abe Franck String Quartet, and he also held the position of Principal Cellist at the UNM Symphony Orchestra.

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Member since:
Feb 16 2018
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Church music and classical music

Instrument experience:



the cello