In addition to his position with the Indianapolis Symphony, Panamanian percussionist Pedro Fernández has been recently appointed to the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra and has held similar titles with the Cincinnati Symphony and the Houston Ballet Orchestra. He has performed with the Houston, Hawaii, Columbus, Palm Beach, and New World Symphonies; the Louisville Orchestra, and the Florida Grand Opera. Internationally, Pedro has appeared with the National Symphony of Costa Rica as well as in solo and percussionist/timpanist roles with the National Symphony of Panama. Pedro has performed as a recitalist, chamber musician, and in orchestral settings across Latin America, the United States, Spain, China, and Japan.
Pedro holds degrees from University of Miami and Sam Houston State University. He also attended the National Repertory Orchestra, and the Aspen, Pacific, and Texas Music Festivals.