Don't miss this clinic with Miguel Ángel Villagrán, known as Malin, an award-winning guitarist, composer, and producer. He started his musical career by studying at the National Conservatory in Guatemala City, Guatemala. As part of the group Ensamble Guatemala, which was formed by three guitarists and a marimba player, he played classical music concerts worldwide in countries such as Venezuela, Germany, Austria, England, and Croatia, among others. With this group, he recorded two projects, including both classical and traditional music. As a singer-songwriter, Malin has released five records with Integrity Music, which have garnered multiple awards. His latest record, Songs from Heaven (2011), is a compilation of acoustic versions of famous and important Christian songs that he arranged.
Malin has also developed a name in pop music as a producer, arranging and producing the first three records for widely known singer-songwriter Ricardo Arjona. He also arranged songs for Armando Manzanero and Miguel Luna from Mexico, and Ana Cirre from Spain. In 2000 Malin became part of the producers staff at Integrity Music, one of the most important labels in Christian music. He has produced more than 30 projects for their artists including Don Moen, Paul Wilbur, Aline Barros, Vertical, and Asiria Do Nacimento. From 2012 on, he has also worked on records featuring important ministers from around the world as singers. In addition, he's a member of Casa de Dios in Guatemala, and participates as a guitarist and worship leader for conferences and other occasions.