Jorge Herrera is a concert guitarist, composer, and expert guitar teacher. Originally from Peru, he started his music career at Superior School of Music of Arequipa, San Agustin de Arequipa National University where he earned his Bachelor's Degree in Guitar Performance and Pedagogy at Madrid Royal Conservatory of Music.
During his professional career, Jorge has won several competitions in Spain and he received a national award from San Agustin de Arequipa National University recognizing his relevant international trajectory as a musician, as well as, for his strong commitment to helping Peruvian students.
As a guitarist, Jorge has been invited to the most important international festivals around the world, including concert halls in Peru, Spain, Germany, France, Italy, Switzerland, Egypt, and Lebanon. He has also been a featured soloist accompanied by Symphony Orchestras in America and Europe accompanied by established international composers. In addition, Jorge has recorded for radio and television in Peru, Switzerland, Jordan, Spain, and alongside accomplished and acclaimed Spanish and Peruvian composers.
Over the past seventeen years, Jorge has combined his work as a guitarist with teaching, instilling the love for music with his students.