Musician guitarist, he has participated in a large number of projects and musical groups over more than 20 years, performing activities as arranger composer, producer and musician.
Trainer of the progressive instrumental rock band "Cuartomenguante" in 1999 with which I participate in different national and international festivals.
Juan Rivas has collaborated in discographies for other musicians some to mention, Vade Retro, Espiral, Patrico Cabezut, Arteria de Hule and many bands and artis, as well as guitarist of musicals and magazines, like the musical UAT, Viva voz, sound CEDIP, festival of letters between others.
Teacher and guitar instructor at: Yamaha Academy of Music (Tampico), Guitar Workshop Tec de Monterrey Campus Tampico.
Impartition of the class of: Seminar of initial improvisation, assembly of popular music.
Juan Rivas has also taught clinics and courses to mention a few: Use of effects for guitar and technological applications, Guitar clinic and use of amplifiers, Clinic on use and application of scales, Fundamentals of the guitar (Mexico City) Guitar clinic electrical (Valparaíso Chile).
The most recent musical production of Juan Rivas is the album "SIE7E" that contains instrumental guitar tracks already available on all digital platforms.
Currently Juan Rivas is teaching the electric guitar class at the Autonomous University of Tamaulipas, where he also serves as coordinator of the popular string area.
Juan Rivas as well as being a musician and teacher is doing artistic promotion and dissemination work, organizing concerts, events and guitar clinics with important national and international musicians, to mention a few: Tonio Ruiz, Mario Segovia, Icar Smith ,Tod Robinson (Luis Miguel). y Pablo Soler .