Carlos M. Alicea Quiñones, from Puerto Rico is studying Music Education in the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico in San Germán with a major in wood winds. Carlos marched with Music City Drum & Bugle Corps in 2018-2019. He is the first Puerto Rican to age out in Drum Corps International. He studied from 2009-2015 in the Fine Arts School Ernesto Ramos Antonini in Yauco, graduating with a specialization in Music and Saxophone in middle school and high school. He has performed in the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California in 2019 and in Disneyland representing Puerto Rico.
Currently Carlos is a Colorguard Instructor and choreographer for several guards teams in Puerto Rico. He has been creating color guard clinics in Puerto Rico since 2018 and he started the first winter guard in Puerto Rico, “Puerto Rico Royalty “