José was born in 1978 in the Villa de Ingenio, Gran Canaria. He studied at the Municipal Conservatory of his hometown with professors Eusebio Barroso and Eligio Quinteiro and continued his studies at the Superior Conservatory of Music of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria with Professor D. Carlos Oramas. His postgraduate studies took him to the Royal Conservatory in The Hague,where he obtained his master’s degree. Currently, he performs both as a soloist and inensembles. He has been teaching guitar teacher at the Conservatory of Music of the Canary Islands and for four years. He is also director of the International Classical Guitar Festival “Ciudad de Guía”.