An unexpected path:
In 1992, Alejandro Reyes was born in Qulquipé, A tumultuous childhood and the pressure of
moving constantly, from Chile to Canada, found Alejandro moving to Switzerland at the age of 10.
Chile. Robbed of his left hand since birth and despite having grown up in a family of musicians, the
young boy never pondered the idea of making music.
One day, at 18 years old, a close friend gifted him a guitar. Little by little, Alejandro took interest in
playing his guitar and even crafted a special glove equipped with a pick that enables him to strum
the strings without injury.
From street to stage:
While his family was a beneficial influence, Alejandro remains a self-taught musician. He started
his career singing in the streets for enjoyment and, soon after, was spotted by major Swiss media
outlets. In little time, Alejandro was already performing in large-scale, prestigious events such as
the Montreux Jazz Music in 2013; the Voice, aired on TF1 in France in 2014; at the Bern Stadium
for a crowd of 80’000 in 2015; and even opened for late Johnny Halliday’s concert at the Arena de