Carlos Morales began his degree in piano performance at the Instituto Superior de Música of the State of Veracruz in 2005 with professors Josef Olechowski and Alejandro Corona.
In 2012, with the guidance of Leonardo del Castillo, he finished his piano degree and was awarded an honorable mention. He is currently a teacher and collaborative pianist at the Instituto Superior de Música of the State of Veracruz and is the pianist of the orchestra of popular music of the University of Veracruz.
He won the second place in the category of professionals and teachers and also obtained honorable mention for the best impressionist piece of the international piano competition: Tenth Piano Biennial in Mexicali city, México in 2018. He has performed Across Mexico (in Xalapa, Córdoba, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Mérida, Aguascalientes and Puebla, Veracruz, and Mexicali). In 2009 he participated as a soloist in the Festival Debussy and a year later in the Festival Schumann, both in the city of Xalapa, Veracruz. He has performed in master classes for Rikako Murata, Luca Chiantore, Jeffrey Biegel, Naoya Seino and Jorge Federico Osorio.
In March 2012, he performed Beethoven's fifth concerto “Emperor” with the Youth Symphony Orchestra of the State of Veracruz.
He has been guided as a chamber musician in masterclasses with Pierre-Henri Xuereb, Mary Ann Mumm, Andrew Watkinson, Ralph de Souza and Amit Peled.