Biography and Projects
Carlos Barragán was born in 1985, in Bogotá/Colombia. He finished his bachelor studies in Bogotá (La pontificia Universidad Javeriana) under the guidance of Sonia Diaz in 2012. Since 2013 Carlos has been living and studying in Copenhagen, Denmark. He received his master´s diploma in classical guitar and pedagogy from the Royal Danish Academy of Music in January 2016 under the guidance of professors Jesper Sivebaek and Kristian Buhl-Mortensen.
Carlos has played several concerts in Colombia and different countries in Europe (France, Spain, Italy, Finland, Denmark, Germany)
Besides classical guitar Carlos has been studying and playing electric guitar and electro acoustic guitar for many years, playing also several concerts with his rock band Desarme, touring not only in Colombia but also in different parts of Europe. At the same time, Carlos has participated in different music projects both recording in studios and playing live concerts such as: Pshychic Equalizer and Música Improvisus among others.
Furthermore he has been teaching classical and electric guitar for more than 13 years. He used to work as a guitar teacher at la Pontificia Universidad Javeriana and two other music schools in Bogotá. Currently he is working as a teacher in Copenhagen with his own music school (Barragan Guitar). His students represent several nationalities.
- Find out more about Carlos Classical Guitar here.
- Find out more about Carlos Electric Guitar & Projects here.
- Find out more about Guitar lessons in Copenhagen (Barragan Guitar School) here.