- Music Producer
Composer, mixer, producer and performer, JP Coimbra was born in Lisbon. He started his musical career as a drummer with the Portuguese Star Pedro Abrunhosa & Bandemónio. But soon he become interested in writing songs and produce them, so at 2002 he debut MESA a pop and electronic group formed in Oporto (Portugal). In 2004, they won the Golden Globe in Portugal in the category for Best Group of the year and also in the Dance-club Music Awards,the award of Best Record of the year. Also in 2004, the MTV Europe Music Awards nominated MESA in the category of ''Best Portuguese performance''. Emmanuel Legrand, the editor of Billboard.com, included the début work of MESA among the ten best records of 2004. In 2015, Mesa released a new single, “Asteroid” that have been at the Portuguese Shazam Top 10 for several weeks. JP Coimbra, composed, played, mixed and produce it. “Loner”, Mesa 6th record will be released in May, through his Label, Klang Technik. Academic Degrees Master in Theory and Composition - ESMAE (Escola Superior e Artística do Porto) Bachelor in Journalism and Mass Communication (Escola Superior de Jornalismo) Skills Daws: - Pro Tools; Logic X; Live; Finale Instruments: - Keyboards; Samplers; Drums; Guitar; Bass Guitar; Ensemble arrangements (strings, horns, etc) Recent Works MESA, “Loner” - Album (composer, producer, mixer, performer) Frederic Cardoso, “Press the Keys” - Album (mixer and producer) MESA, “Asteroid” - Single (composer, producer, mixer, performer) Nuno Markl, “5 para a meia-noite” - TV Show (CUE Music)
MESA is a pop and electronic duo hailing from Oporto (Portugal) and is currently comprised of João Pedro Coimbra and Rita Reis. Tags: POP, EDM, Dream Pop, Alternative.