Born and raised in the island of Puerto Rico, Pedro Pastrana grew up immersed in the "jibaro" music, playing the national instrument "el cuatro".

In a place with so many influences, exploring other popular music styles like salsa, jazz, and rock, added more vocabulary to his musical dictionary.

Now living in San Francisco CA, he has worked with musicians from different regions of the country. With a passion for genre bending rooted in folk music, Pedro brings his dynamism and shows the versatility of the instrument in popular and world music.