1e instrument: Basgitaar
2e instrument: Gitaar
Born in Santiago (Chile), José is a passionate musician that dives into the sounds of Latin music, jazz and urban genres (such as hip-hop, electronic, funk, rock, among others).
Whilst living in Chile he studied technique and jazz improvisation with the bass virtuoso Christian Gálvez and performed as a permanent member of the Metropolitan Salsa Orchestra directed by the pianist and composer Antoine Alvear.
After spending a year in the United Kingdom, he moved to Bilbao (Spain) and took lessons with the American jazz educator and pianist Joshua Edelman, later he went on tour for several months with a live music show. finally, in 2017 he moved to Amsterdam (Netherlands) to study the Master in Jazz program at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, place in which he would perfectionate his craft and compositional skills towards modern jazz music, process that culminated with the release of his first EP “Trueque" (2021).