Omar Villanueva holds a Master's degree in Classical Guitar Performance from the University of New Mexico. He is a multifaceted guitarist who performs classical and popular music from Latin-America. He has recognized as a Virtuosso “requinto” performer in the USA.
Villanueva started his musical studies at Mexico State Conservatory. He has won awards in two music competitions in the United States, including 1st place in the 2004 Joyce Walker Competition, organized by the Professional Music Teachers of New Mexico, and 1st place in the UNM Concerto Competition of 2005.
Omar Villanueva New Mexico Classical Guitarist