Victor Martinez Parada

Chilean-born Victor Martinez is recognised as one of the world's finest Latin-American avant garde guitarists. An accomplished performer, composer and teacher, he has an extensive list of music in his repertoire, ranging from classical and South American folk to avant-garde. By listening to his fantasies on pop tunes such as Stevie Wonder's ‘You Are The Sunshine Of My Life’, Daniel Alomia Roble’s ‘El Condor Pasa’, Laura Branigan's ‘Self-Control’ and Harold Arlen's ‘Somewhere Over The Rainbow’ you will understand not only how music has shaped him but also how he has shaped music. He is a musician’s musician who plays from the heart. ‘The Chilean Hendrix’ – Syke on Stage.


As one of the world’s most prominent solo guitarists, Victor Martinez Parada is recognized as one of the finest avant-garde guitarists of his native country Chile. Composer, teacher, and performer in the style of Jazz and Latin folk music, his career spans more than 50 years and has been enjoyed around the world.

Upcoming Events

16 May, 2021 - 6.30 PM

Victor Martinez Parada in Concert @ Django@Camelot Lounge
103 Railway Parade, Marrickville

Enjoy in concert one of the world's finest classical Latin-American avant-garde guitarists.

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21 May, 2021 - 7.00 PM

Pukara Fusion of Colours @ Greek Theatre, Addison Road Community Centre
142 Addison Road, Marrickville

Victor Martinez Parada is a very special guest at the launch of a new CD 'Fusion of Colours' by his good friends, Pukara

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22 May, 2021 - 7.00 PM

Pukara Fusion of Colours @ Greek Theatre, Addison Road Community Centre
142 Addison Road, Marrickville

Victor Martinez Parada is a very special guest at the launch of a new CD 'Fusion of Colours' by his good friends, Pukara

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30 May, 2021 - 4:00 PM

Victor Martinez Parada in Concert @ Smith's Alternative
76 Alinga St., Civic A.C.T

Enjoy in concert one of the world's finest classical Latin-American avant-garde guitarists.

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6 Jun, 2021 - 1.00 PM

Cronulla Jazz and Blues Festival @ At and around Cronulla Beach
Cronulla Beach

Victor Martinez Parada joins in 3 days of fantastic live music with over 100 artists on 12 stages at and around Cronulla beach.

21 Aug, 2021 - 5.30 PM

Victor Martinez Parada in Concert @ The Brass Monkey
115a Cronulla Street, Cronulla

Enjoy in concert one of the world's finest classical Latin-American avant-garde guitarists.

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12 Sep, 2021 - 5.30 PM

Coast Life Festival @ Terilbah Reserve
Wilfred Barrett Drive, The Entrance North

Victor Martinez Parada is a special guest at a concert celebrating life near, on or in the water

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Victor's Facebook page is the most convenient way of keeping in touch and up-to-date with his performances, see his photos and read his views on everything music. Share with him your photos and feedback on his shows! He invites you to engage with him and looks forward to meeting you at a forthcoming show.

Victor on FaceBook

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Victor's YouTube page gives you access to a library of his original compositions and performances. We're continually adding additional ones as they are ready. He invites you to enjoy his music!

Victor on YouTube