Pedro Joia’s mastery has also earned him the most diverse invitations and, for this reason, he has trodden stages along the years alongside great voices such as Ney Matogrosso, Gilberto Gil, Raquel Tavares or Mariza with whom he has traveled internationally since 2012. He is also present frequent in concerts of the collective Resistência.
He began to perform solo and with other instrumental formations from the age of nineteen. He regularly composes for theater and short cinematographic films.
In 2008 he received the Carlos Paredes Prize for his album “À Espera de Armandinho”, solo record, where he transcribes to classical guitar works by the great guitarist and composer from Lisbon from the first half of the 20th century – Armando A. Freire.
The show is a solo guitar recital with works by authors as diverse as Armandinho, Carlos Paredes, José Afonso, in addition to music composed by himself.