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He studied with Paulo Gaio Lima and later with Natália Shakohvskaya. Pereira has attended master classes with Xavier Gagnepain, Lluis Claret, Paulo Gaio Lima, Miklos Pereny, Daniel Müller Schoot, Phillipe Muller, Y. Tsutsumi, Natália Shakovskaya, Michalich, Josephina Knight, Ivan Monegheti, Natalia Gutman, Márcio Carneiro, António Meneses, among others. In 2002 he was selected to the Jeunesses Musicales World Orchestra. Pereira has played as a soloist with the following orchestras: Metropolitana Academic Orchestra, Alto Minho Symphony Orchestra, Póvoa de Varzim Orchestra, Lisbon Metropolitan Orchestra, Gulbenkian Orchestra, Porto Sinfonia Band, Wind Orchestra of the Aveiro University, among others. He won the first prize in the Portuguese Young Musicians Contest, the Liezen International Wettbewerb für Violoncello in Austria, in the “III Konzert” Category and the Santander Chamber Music meetings. He was also awarded at the Júlio Cardona Performance Contest in Estoril. He won the Maestro Silva Pereira Prize. He has recently recorded Beethoven’s 5th Sonata in D, op. 102 for Sony. In 2005/2006 he was considered the best student of the Violoncelo-Sony class directed by Natália Shakhovskaya at the Escuela Superior de Musica Reina Sofia.