Manuel Valenzuela was born in Hermosillo, Mexico. He started taking guitar classes when he was 17. Manuel liked playing music with some friends. From 1994 to 1999, he took music courses such as classical guitar, keyboards, and harmony. In 1998 started playing in different local clubs and bars. He also studied for a Music Diploma at the University of Sonora in 2000. In 2001 he began teaching music lessons in elementary schools and private guitar and piano lessons. In 2002 he took a course in Choral Direction, and in 2005 he moved to Los Angeles, CA, to be a member of different bands as a guitarist. In 2006 he started taking composition classes and arrangement and orchestration courses. At the end of 2007, he began to record instrumental guitar rock albums, having released three albums to this date, and so did other music project releases. In 2010 he opened Paradigm Music School & Recording Studio in Van Nuys, CA. Nowadays, he is studying online at Berklee School of Music for Certificates of Music Composition for Film and Tv; and Music Theory and Composition.