Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Ernesto found a passion for music since an early age, learning to play the piano and later studying flamenco guitar with famous Mexican flamenco guitarist Fernando Martinez Peralta. Passionate about music and wanting to get involved in the music business he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing. He then moved to New Zealand, travelled Europe and then decided to move to Los Angeles to enroll in the music program at Musician’s Institute earning an Associate of Arts degree.
“It was during my last few months in music school that I started an Internship at Playing For Change and just became in love with the organization.”
Ernesto is a marketing specialist at Playing For Change where he continues to express his love for music by sharing it with the world.