Carlos Vargas-Ortíz is a professional guitarist, composer and music educator in the Cincinnati, Ohio area. Originally from Tegucigalpa, Honduras; Carlos started playing the guitar at the age of seven, following in the steps of his father and older sister. Carlos moved to Cincinnati, OH in the spring of 2007, to pursue his music education at the prestigious Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, from which he holds two Bachelor degrees, graduating in the spring of 2013.

After digging into jazz during his time at CCM, he has continued teaching, recording and also performing in various ensembles in the Tri- State area and internationally. He has worked with renowned artist such as Tacji, Joseph Nevels and John Von Ohlen among others.

Carlos Vargas- Ortiz endorses Levy’s Leathers products.


Carlos Interview – ENG
Carlos – Mellow Monday

Carlos Playing “Triste”

Playing Custom Strat

Feeling Jazzy?

Carlos Entrevista – ESPAÑOL

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