Introducing Miguel Montalban: A Maestro of Guitar and Composition from Chile

Meet Miguel Montalban, an exceptional guitarist and composer hailing from Santiago, Chile, celebrated as “One of the greatest young guitarists around.” Miguel gained widespread acclaim when he mesmerized crowds at Oxford Circus in London with his extraordinary fingerstyle performance of “Sultans Of Swing.” His impromptu street performance was captured by a passerby and quickly went viral on YouTube, showcasing his prodigious talent and earning admiration from guitarists worldwide.

Miguel is renowned for his brilliant guitar solos, showcased on his YouTube channel with over 107k subscribers and multiple viral videos. One notable performance includes his rendition of Queen’s epic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” demonstrating his virtuosity live on the streets.

In addition to his busking prowess, Miguel released two successful albums, “Inspirations Vol1 and Vol2,” in 2015, selling over 20,000 copies. He is also a prominent figure at London’s “International Busking Day” and has garnered praise from music legends like Mark Knopfler, who praised his exceptional musical ear and skillful interpretation of Dire Straits’ classics.

Recognized by industry giants, Miguel has been sponsored by Gibson Guitars, Carlino Guitars, Olympus Custom Guitars, and Grover Allman, leading to the production of his own signature custom guitar. His performance of Pink Floyd’s “Wish You Were Here” at Gibson’s showrooms further solidified his standing as a prominent figure in the guitar world.

Since launching his YouTube channel in 2013, Miguel has amassed over 25 million views across his captivating videos, including his rendition of JJ Cale’s “Cocaine,” performed with electric passion on the streets.

With accolades from industry professionals and collaborations with major brands, Miguel Montalban continues to forge a successful career, captivating audiences with his exceptional guitar skills and promising even more to come in the future.

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