Carlos Rivera is a passionate and extremely musical 24 year old guitarist from San Diego. He received his Master’s in Classical Guitar Performance at the San Francisco Conservatory Of Music under Internationally renowned guitarist Marc Teicholz. He also received his Bachelors of Music from CSU Chico, under the instruction of Toby Roye who is an SFCM Alumni. Carlos has also participated in masterclasses with some of the most famous guitarists of our time including:David Russell, Roland Dyens, Scott Tennant, Bill Kanengeiser, Andrew York, and Elliot Fisk. He gives solo recital concerts all around California, and frequently plays weddings and other events in various styles of music around the Bay Area. In addition to classical guitar, Carlos also avidly pursues learning of other styles of music such as jazz,rock,metal, and blues. Carlos currently also teaches guitar and music at Woodside International High School, Inspire Music Center and Music City Academy in San Francisco. He has experience teaching a wide variety of ages and styles and loves helping students develop their musicality as well as technical facility.