was born in Mexico City where he began his musical education at the age of 15.
Though he began learning music without
the intention of doing it in a professional manner, afterstudying for a year,
he realized that he wanted to pursue it as his professional career. Carlos began
his formal education in 1986 when he enrolled to attend "Music High School"
which was a 3 year curriculum that allowed him to get all the basics needed to
become a professional musician. Once having completed that program he continued
his education by attending the "Fine Arts School" where he spent another
3 years and graduated with a Bachelors Degree In Fine Arts and the highest GPA
of his graduating class. During his last year at the University he started attending
a private school called Estudio de Arte Guitarristico (Guitar's Art Conservatory)
where he graduated after two years with a Masters Degree in Classical Guitar.
All along his formal education Carlos was actively performing throughout the country
with various groups and ensembles; his experience playing different styles of
music include Classical Music, Chamber Music, Traditional Folk Music, Latin-American
Music, Andean Music, Spanish Music, Jazz, and Instrumental Music. Although he
performed playing different instruments, his forte has always been the Guitar.
has performed as a soloist with a Chamber Orchestra, in different classical and
popular ensembles, in a Duet that performed all over the country for all kinds
of audiences from the private recital theaters to the formal concert halls where
they were always complimented for their work. Carlos has also performed for T.V.
and Radio stations for different events. He also taught for about five years at
different institutes as well as privately.
Carlos has been in San Antonio
for almost six years and has performed as a soloist in numerous occasions and
in many different places such as The San Antonio Museum of Art, several schools
within the Northeast School District and also in places like The Dominion Country
Club, Sonterra Country Club, The Westin at La Cantera, The Westin Downtown, The
St. Anthony Hotel, The Hilton Downtown, Club Girard and many other private locations
Carlos plays a wide variety of styles such as Classical, Jazz,
Movie themes, Soft music from different artists, Flamenco/Spanish music, Latin-American
music, Mexican music as well as some original works by him. His music can be used
as background music or to be played in a recital.