He began his musical studies in 1993 and trumpet in 1994 at the School of Music and Paipa Youth Band under the direction of maestro Miguel Duarte and then, under the direction of his son Ciro Duarte Rubiano. In 2000 he entered the Conservatory of Music at the National University where he obtained the title of Musician Trumpeter emphasizing Conduction. His trumpet teachers were Jairo Rodriguez, Lupercio Barbosa, Fernando Parra, Juan Fernando Avendaño, Pep Casado and Luis Gonzalez. He also received workshops and master classes from teachers Reinhold Friedrich, Guy Touvron, Charles Schlueter, Allen Vizzutti, Gilberto Siqueira, Frank Pulcini, Francisco Flores, James Ackley, Eric Aubier, José Maria Ortí, Jens Lindemann, Juanjo Serna, Carlos Benetó, Jordi Albert, Germán Murcia, Vladimir Kafeltikov, Pierre Badel, Giuliano Sommerhalder, Bobby Shew, Fernando Ciancio and with the Canadian Brass trumpet players Christopher Coletti and Brandon Ridenour, among others.
As a soloist, he performed with the Youth Symphonic Band of Paipa and Cundinamarca, Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra of the Conservatory of the National University of Colombia, Brass Ensemble of the National University of Colombia, Youth Orchestra of Colombia, the Symphony Orchestra of the Andes University, Philharmonic Orchestra of Bogotá, Symphony Orchestra of the Conservatory of Quito, Symphony Band of Pereira, Symphony Orchestra of Loja.. He won third prize (junior category) in the National Trumpet Competition "Eric Aubier" in 2004, he was semifinalist in the National Trumpet Competition of the Embassy of Italy-IDCT Bogotá 2005 and in 2006 he won the Competition of Young Artists of the Bogota Philharmonic Orchestra.
In 2007 he won a scholarship from the Carolina Foundation to assist an Improvement Course and Graduate Musical Trumpet in the Superior Conservatory of Music of Liceu (Barcelona - Spain ) with teachers Luis Gonzalez and Pep Casado. He continued his education by attending the Spanish Brass Festival "SBALZ" 2009-2012 in Alzira, Valencia (Spain), Music Festival Santa Catarina "FEMUSC" 2010 (Brazil), High Performance Course-ad libitum in Ontinyent-2010, Valencia (Spain) and the BRASSURROUND 2011-2013 Torrent-Valencia (Spain). In July 2012 he performed as a soloist with the Philharmonic Orchestra of Bogotá.
In his pedagogical work, in addition to teaching he has taught workshops and master classes in different cities like Paipa, Barranquilla, Bucaramanga, Cartagena, Pereira, Cuenca (Ecuador) and Quito (Ecuador). In the interest of developing school trumpet in Colombia and Latin America, he is the creator and organizer of different events such as Seminario de Trompeta Stomvi-Bogotá, el Concurso Inter-Universitario de Trompeta-Bogotá y el Festival de Metales–Bogotá 2013, events with the participation of renowned international soloists.
He is currently a professor of trumpet at the Faculty of Arts, ASAB - District University Francisco José de Caldas, the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Colombia Foundation and Principal Trumpet of the Youth Philharmonic Band of Bogota.