Allen Mendez, Music
Allen Mendez received his Master's Degree in Jazz Guitar Performance from Northern Illinois University May of 2019. He studied with modern guitar virtuoso Fareed Haque. In 2014 he received a Bachelor's degree in Jazz Studies with an emphasis in trumpet and trombone from Lincoln College. Since then, Allen has played professionally as a solo guitarist and in many different music ensembles of various genres. Because of deep influences in classical, jazz, blues, ska and Latin music, an eclectic mix of opportunities in different areas are given to his students.