- #1 on the CMJ Jazz top 5 Jazz Adds

- #3 on CMJ Jazz Charts 

- #12 on RMR Charts

- #8 on The National Jazz Charts     (Canada).




​I am currently working on my new album.

Please check again for events coming up early 2018.  Thank you.



​​New album will be coming out early 2018 with some heavy weight jazz artists from Europe, Brazil and the US, including drummer Mauricio Zottarelli, guitarist Marcus Teixeira, flutist Oriente Lopez, saxophonist Alexey Leon and Perico Sambeat, trumpeter Voro Garcia, pianist Helio Alves and Baptiste Bailley, bassist Ales Cesarini and Ariel Ramirez, singer Paula Santoro, Sergio Santos and Viktorija Pilatovic, rapper/drummer Devin Malloy and harmonica player Gabriel Grossi.
Stand by!!!


Get your Swingando CD album by contacting me through my contact page. Available only through this website.


I am a Brazilian guitarist, composer and arranger from Rio de Janeiro. I have lived for many years in New York City and I am now based in Europe.

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..."I absolutely love Sergio’s high-spirited Latin jazz guitar work...On “Chega Ai“, you’ll know you’re in the presence of a true Brazilian jazz master (our dearly departed musical friend George Duke would have loved this)..."

Improvijazzation Nation, USA




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2016 top 10 list for 91.3 kbcs


2016 top 100 RMR CHART


"...His understanding of harmony, technique, and melodic form honed his skills as a composer, songwriter, arranger, and guitarist..." Five Star*****


…Pereira weaves a gentle and joyous session of mostly bossa novas and does so without referencing Jobim..."

​Robert Rush, Cadence Magazine  

..."Some people just have the right touch... this is jazzy, snazzy and delightfully high octane in it's approach… if this is nu Brazil, put us down for more. Well done".

Chris Spector, Editor and Publisher – Midwest Record                                                                                                                                


..."It sparkles,glows, and sweeps you onto the dance floor. This is a perfect appetizer for the Brazil Olympics". Five Star *****

Grady Harp, Author, Los Angeles - Amazon



..."Sergio Pereira, an artist that displays great experience and a beautiful sensitivity that allows him to interpret every song of this project with great class and feeling…" 

Bruno Pollacci, Animajazz, Radio Punto FM, Pisa Italy

Swingando jazz charts - 2016