Notable programs in which Carlos has taught include:

  • Robert Redus Guitar School (2009-2016) - a program administered by the Alys Stephens Center in the Birmingham and Jefferson County school systems

  • UAB music (2008-present) - jazz guitar, guitar ensemble, and jazz combo classes

  • Miles College (2013-present)- jazz guitar, guitar ensemble, and jazz combo classes

  • Rutgers Community Music Program (New Brunswick, NJ 2001-2003)

  • Jazz Camp in Manizales, Colombia at the University of Caldas - a week-long program culminating in a concert with 3 student guitar ensembles and a faculty ensemble concert

  • Various other jazz camps and masterclasses  throughout Colombia