Jose Bernardo Biography

Jose Bernardo is a multi-instrumentalist, composer and arranger. He joined Kitarakellari in July 2017, as webmaster and music instructor. 

He began his formal music education in 1988, at the Pop/Jazz Conservatory in Helsinki, Finland. He earned his Bachelor of Music in Songwriting from Berklee in 2002 and a Master Certificate in Guitar Performance from Berklee’s online extension school in 2014. 

From 2007 - 2015, Jose was based in Hong Kong where he taught guitar, ukulele, bass, and music theory at Riff Centre. He also taught at German Swiss International School and Hong Kong International Learning Academy. He also wrote lesson columns for GuitarBench and Ukulele Rhythms magazines.

When Jose isn't working on music or various other projects, he likes to make YouTube videos for his channel and he loves to cook.

Examples below are Jose's original music

Videos below are cover songs