Fernando Urdaneta

(Contemporary Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Music Composer/Producer, and Stage Director)
Brief info

Fernando was born in Maracaibo, Venezuela, where he graduated as a lawyer with a master’s degree in labor law, but he also has a music passion from an age that goes back as far as he can remember, and that is the field where he has been always professionally working. He is a multi-instrumentalist musician, although his main instrument is the contemporary guitar.
Fernando has toured internationally with world-renowned Latin bands and musicians, such as Ruben Blades, Vos Veis, Luis Fonsi, Camila, Calle 13, among many others.
He has been awarded prizes such as Mara de Oro (2015, 2017), Mara de Platino (2017), Orquídea de Platino (2012). He has also been nominated for the Pepsi Music Awards in 2014.
He has participated in music festivals in the USA, Mexico, Colombia and Venezuela.
As a teacher in Teora Music School, Fernando shares his knowledge and experiences of the world of music with his students passionately inspiring them to discover “the musician in them”.