Pedro Funes, bass viola da gamba
Pedro Funes received his Master's Degree in Early Music at Indiana University, where he received an Associate’s Instructorship, studying viola gamba and vielle with Wendy Gillespie. Previous teachers include Mary Springfels and Carter Crawford. He did his undergraduate work at the University of Houston on double bass and studied with Dennis Whittaker. While in Houston he was a member of the Clear Lake Symphony, Symphony of Southeast Texas, and Baytown Symphony. Previous teachers include Eric Larson and Gary Karr. In past summers he has attended the Texas Music Festival, Gary Karr Kamp, VdGSA Conclave, and Tafelmusik Baroque Institute.