Music has played an important role on the life of
guitarist and composer Cesar Medel, who began to
experience music himself at a very young age.
Introduced to the
guitar music by his father, he began the adventure
that later became a life dedicated to share the
value of music for guitar.
He entered the Izidor Handler K
Conservatory of Music of Viña del Mar; there he began his study
of classical guitar with Professor Ximena Matamoros, who helped
him to develop a style and an identity of his own for
interpreting the guitar. At that time he also came to know
Sergio Vilchez, the Director of the Conservatory, with whom he
still shares a great friendship. In his later years of study at
the Conservatory he worked with Professor Antonio Rioseco, the
Chair of the guitar department and a Master of several research
and transcriptions of Music made for the guitar.
His Album titled “Grand Solo”
is a classical guitar album, featuring Works by important
composers for the instrument. Recorded and published in the USA,
album that has been acclaimed by the public and followers of the
In 2004 Cesar moves to
Seattle, Washington, and there, embraced and welcomed by the
people of the Puget Sound Area he was baptized as "one of their own
In April 2007, he officially
released Unforgettable Songs under Greenland Music Group (his
record label) with interpretations on guitar of popular hits in
He releases Eternal
Light in June 2008, a
collection of religious (Christian) songs and Hymns, based in
the musical concept of the original album recorded in
2001, featuring arrangements for solo guitar, duets and trio
ensembles of guitar, violin and piano.
In addition, he has been
invited to play in cities around the globe and prestigious music
festivals, just to name a few..... the "Juan de Fuca Festival"
in Port Angeles and countless events in the USA, his latest tour
took place in the "Arequipa Guitar Festival" in Peru.
With a busy Schedule, Cesar
continues giving concerts and recitals, delighting audiences
with his performances and appearances.
in 2011, Mr.
Medel officially launched a new project called "Allegro Music
Society", with the purpose of making music a reachable tool of
expression for people, meaning......... culture for everyone, no
matter social status or background, generating activities,
concerts and tours of cultural outreach.
future..........things are just getting started!
Cesar has been sponsored by a luthier from
Sequim, in the beautiful Washington State, who provided a
beautiful concert guitar, made with the finest woods in North
America, to find out more, or if you are interested on one of
his guitars please visit his Site at:
For more information about
concerts please visit our