Pedro Guajardo was born in Madrid, Spain in 1960. He studied at CalArts and at the University of Missouri Columbia. He received a mention at the P.A.S. (Percussion Arts Society) Competition. He was awarded 3rd International Prize in Composition for Computer Music "Pierre Schaeffer" (Italy), 1998. 1st prize Composition Competition for Glass Harmonica "Thomas Bloch" 2000 (France). 1st prize at the 4th International "Edward Grieg Memorial" Composition Competition for String Quartet (Norway), 2000, and the special mention at the 2001 International Electroacoustic Competition SGAE 2001 (Spain). He was selected in the Multimedia Palmares at the 30th Bourges Competition in 2003 (France) and at the International Film Festival in Granada (Spain) 2001. He participated in festivals such us Granada, Alicante, Synthese, CalArts, Boston Visual Music marathon, Música Visual de Lanzarote, etc. He founded with Rebecca Choate, EKLEKTIKA, a multimedia tandem that has performed and toured in Spain, Mexico and the U.S.A.