Carlos Mongrut is a Piano Experimentalist and a Poet born in Lima, Perú; in 1975. He discovered his true vocation for music in the year 1992, when he was 17 years old. Since Elementary through High School; he was part of the choir of his school, wrote Poetry and participated in recitals.
After his first private class with Peruvian Pianist and Composer Aldo Guardia; his mentor and beloved friend, his life changed forever. He brought to the teacher a draft of what would become his first composition in piano: Sensible Obra I.
Since then, the direction of his instruction changed from formal piano to composition in piano. As an actor, Carlos played in several television advertisements, soap opera projects and video productions for film students of the University of Lima. He was also part of the cast of the Modern Dance Group choreographed by celebrity Choreographer Beatriz Morachimo and Theater Group directed by celebrity Director Pipo Gallo.
He played “Sensible Obra I” and performed a mental patient who believed himself a Pianist at the Play “No todo Esquizofrenia”, considered the best Modern Dance play inter-Universities of the year 1997 in Lima.
He performed at the University of Lima, ICPNA, Tarumba and other stages in different plays. Carlos moved to Florida in 1999. His Poem “The Dance” was published by the International Library of Poetry as one of the best 33 new poems of the year 2004. He also played over ten characters dancing and singing in the Musical Chicago at the Lyric Theater in Stuart with Peter Jones Entertainment.
He performed his “Sensibles” in Piano for the Community of Florida; at the Orlando Main Public Library in several occasions and at the Windermere branch of the Orange County Library System for Valentine’s Day.
In 2007, Carlos discovered electronic music and developed a character known in the electronic music scene as “CMongrooves.” CMongrooves won the Playlist 7 Contest sponsored by Microsoft Windows and Reverbnation; also is one of the founders of “Revolectronic Society” with Mr. Matt Alexander “The Psiontist” and has performed with several electronic musicians at the Deland Music Festival and other stages of Florida.
Carlos Mongrut “CMongrooves” promotes independent artists through his cross-promotional label “Mongrooves Productions” and has thousands of fans around the World. Carlos moved to Los Angeles, CA, to help his family business and two years later moved to Nevada. Carlos has been in Las Vegas since October 2012 and is ready to perform for the Community again!