Karen Jimenez

San Antonio

Karen Jimenez’s musical background is a diverse one. Having found music in different worlds such as marching band, church, indie rock bands, and the Latino experiment group she’s in now, she has played the guitar for 15 years.
Stylistically speaking, Karen is influenced by many genres with a larger focus on Latino, rock, funk, and jazz grooves. She was classically trained in jazz guitar for four years, allowing for her application of music theory in her playing today.
She is currently recording and performing with San Antonio based Latino hip hop group, where she composes music and plays lead guitar. With them, she has played different venues around Texas, including the local Buena Vista Theatre and venue The Paper Tiger. Ultimately, her love for music is what has her teaching guitar. She is inspired to help people develop their ears and hands to music.