Rafael Manriquez

About this pro

We offer guitar lessons for beginners, intermediate, and advanced students. We teach music theory (chords, scales, etc.) and apply to the guitar. Classical technique and folk Latin American styles are taught through songs (many different strums). Words in Spanish translations are provided. We focus on many great Latin American songwriters such as Violeta Parra, Victor Jara, Atahualpa Yupanqui, Daniel Vigglietti, Silvio Rodriguez, etc.


Berkeley, CA 94705

Q & A

  • What types of customers have you worked with?
    Guitar lessons, Latin American (including mariachi repertoire) songs as a soloist or duet (with Ingrid Rubis, singer and multi-intrumentalist) for events, celebrations and cultural performances and concerts.
  • What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
    To have a guitar and be very inspire to learn. To be interested in music and songs from Latin America. To be very disciplined in your daily practice.
Coverage Area for Rafael Manriquez is about 30+ miles of Berkeley, CA.