"His tone is exquisite. His playing immaculate."

Blair Jackson - Classical Guitar Magazine -->

Carlos Dorado was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He studied guitar and composition in his native city and in Mar del Plata, Argentina, and since 1989 lives in Switzerland. He has recorded eight CDs of his own compositions, and has performed concerts at festivals throughout America, Europe and Asia.

The music of Carlos Dorado is a special and unique combination between Argentinean folklore and jazz. He works with many different tunings to broaden the spectrum of the guitar in search of new tone colors and harmonies.



Carlos Dorado plays Malarino guitars and uses Schertler amplifiers.