Alexis Ortega teaches, accordion, trumpet, trombone as well as guitar classes for beginners at the Shine School of Music in Barcelona.
Alê is a professional musician with more than 20 years of experience in different activities related to the world of music, he has been part of various musical groups in many musical styles, including Latin American folklore, jazz, samba, salsa, reggae, R&B, black music, funk, and Classical Orchestra. Alê comments: “I have been fortunate to share the stage with musicians from many countries, especially Europeans, Latinos and Africans.”
His training as a musician began in Chile at the UMCE studying Pedagogy in Music, and where he worked for 3 years in public and private subsidised schools in Santiago. At the end of 2007 he moved to study in Barcelona and concentrated on deepening his knowledge of Jazz and Modern Composition.
Currently Alexis works as a musician and arranger for different bands, and session musician in recordings for producers of commercials. In addition to traveling within Spain, where he lives, he has also traveled and participated in various musical groups in many European festivals, in France, Germany, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Holland, Sweden, England and Turkey.