1969 Gibson ES-175
AA from San Antonio College, BA-Music from University of Texas at San Antonio, Studied classical and jazz with prominant professors and musicians from all over the world, Studied latin afro-cuban music abroad in Puerto Rico and in the states with fine Cuban and Puerto Rican musicians
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Over 14 years of teaching experience
Robert Garcia has worked professionally in virtually all styles of musicduring his career, from Latin jazz and rock and roll, to country and top 40 pop. Anactive performer in the southern Texas area. Starting at an early age, he studiedviolin and piano, and picked up the guitar at age 11. Since then, he has had theprivilege to have studied with many of the great classical and jazz professors inCalifornia and Texas, and has performed all over the world with national recordingartists such as, Maroon 5, Rami Jaffee from the Foo Fighters and The Wallflowers,Uncle Cracker, Sixpence None the Richer, Kelly Clarkson, Bowling for Soup,Cord Carpenter and world renowned Latin artist Tito Puente Jr.Robert has also had success with a hit song (Sold Me Out) on the Clear Channelnational radio station Mix 96.1. Having over 25 years of performing experience, heknows what it takes to be an active musician in the real world.