Mike Porcel is an exiled Cuban born-American musician, classical guitarist, composer, orchestrator and song writer. He has been called one of the most influential and creative contemporary Cuban musicians of his generation. His compositions carry a heavy dose of poetry mixed with complex guitar work, influenced by a tremendous array of musical styles, from classical music to rock, jazz, ethnic rhythms and New Age. He was also the co-founder and musical director of the Cuban first progressive-rock band “Sintesis”. As an orchestrator and composer, he has written many original scores for theater plays, cartoon animated series and documentaries as well.