Having mastered the diatonic Venezuelan harp, Carlos Guedes came from Caracas, Venezuela to the USA with the goal of becoming a jazz harpist Today, based in Dallas, Texas, Carlos plays a custom-made electro-acoustic harp. His music offers a powerful live act combining a unique blend of contemporary Latin jazz with Afro-Caribbean and Brazilian rhythms. The Carlos Guedes group presents his original compositions backed up by a drummer and a percussionist. The Bass player is his left hand on the harp.
As with his previous CDs, TODA AMERICA and CHURUN MERU, Carlos Guedes as a recording artist has reached National and International airplay from commercial to public radio stations, as well as radio and TV commercials including a few soundtrack documentaries.
He has shared the stage with Dave Brubeck, The Commodores, Ray Charles, Tito Puente, Najee, Celia Cruz, Dave Valentín, David Benoit, Strunz & Farah, Dixie Chicks and many others.