Miltoñio will send you spinning on the dance floor or dreaming of your first love. Such a fusion of passion and fire in his mesmerizing voice brings out sounds of sheer ecstasy. Bringing together fans and audiences in Los Angeles, Houston, Austin and San Antonio. He creates lyrics that are honed with Salsa, House, and funky Phunk. This amazingly gifted vocalist has been singing as early as he can remember. He owes it all to his family. His Guatemalan father who passed on his gift of song and dance. His Austrian mother who ventured through Europe, South America, and Central America introducing him to explore rich diverse cultural sounds. He's talented brother, former lead dancer Nando in West Side Story. Most importantly his beloved sister who appreciated music and had many parties. Miltoñio was always made the center of attention where he would give an amazing performance.
Singing Latin rhythms on his Dad's lap, Rock-n-Roll as a kid with Oz Knozz to Jazz melodies with his friends, in local jazz clubs. Miltoñio will capture your heart singing Salsa tunes, or ballads of Luis Miguel and Trios Los Panchos which are innate to him. But singing R&B is not too far from home to Miltoñio. Working with Pop Jam Band who turned him on to Phunky R&B. His influences have been many. Singing side by side with the finest such as Stevie Wonder, Jose Feliciano, and Al Jerau. Appreciating all types of music is the key to his success. This chameleon of an artist appreciates from rap to classical. This eclectic combination can be heard in Miltoñio's unique, rhythmic arrangements.
He's most creative after a great bike ride, a vigorous jog or a great workout. Fitness and physical activity are important to this young energetic spirit. You'll understand once you see his dynamic performance. Young ladies scream and want more. They want to feel his passion for the music. His dynamic performance energizes the crowd. It's amazing what charisma and style exudes from Miltoñio. You would confuse him to a gymnast for his flexibility and jumps or twinkle toes for his grace. Living in states such as California and Texas not only drew him closer to nature but to great musicians. He has jammed, opened for, created with Santana, Mana, Gypsy Kings, Ice T, George Clinton, Eddie Palmieri, Kansas, Manhattan Transfer, Pop Jam Band, Swamp Dog, Joe Sample, DJ Subcode, Legal Tender, Fabulous Thunderbirds, members of Prince and the Revolution and many others. Sky's the limit for this talented young musician.
You might also hear many refer to him as "The Phunky Keyboard Player". He plays with many local bands as a keyboardist. When he is not busy jammin', he's busy producing. Multi-talented Miltoñio, vocalist, entertainer, songwriter, is also a producer and has a studio that flourishes with cool gear. One cool piece which helps him create beats to his music is the Handsonic Pad by Roland. This is a cornerstone piece to his Phunky Latin House music. Vamos a Bailar flourishes with the congas. Bujambi also thrives on the Handsonic Pad which Miltoñio plays with vigor. The Phunky sounds in D. I. are created by his vocorder,. Last but definitely not least Miltoñio rocks the house using analog and digital state of the art remixing tools. Shall we call him Jellybean Benitez or Fatboy Slim? Using cool gear such as the Remix Tools by Electrix for his musical arrangements. Miltoñio is a living musical instrument, one that knows no boundary. Always experimenting with fun sounds this playful spirit has the audience in anticipation, craving for more.