Alvin graduated from the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City. He is a sought-after multi-instrumental player and experienced teacher with more then 10 years of experience (e.g. Brooklyn Melodies Music Center, Jumeirah Beach Residences, Dubai, etc.). He is a certified teacher of various worldwide methodics (e.g. Yamaha School) and he is specialy trained to prepare students for international exams (ABRSM, LCM, TC). Alvin joined ISMFA in 2016.