Francisco B. Saucedo: An Original Santa Ana Artist, Part I

This will be a two-part feature on Frank Saucedo, a lifelong resident and artist of the city. Frank demonstrated artistic inclination early on in life and applied his artistry to drawing, painting and music. Part I is about his musical side and Part II will be about his visual arts side. Frank, a composer, saxophonist… Read More Francisco B. Saucedo: An Original Santa Ana Artist, Part I

Art Music of the Day: Vereda Tropical as Done by Alondra de la Parra & Co.

Where’s the art music? In the orchestration. Therein lies the craft, the art. Orchestration is not something your neighborhood DJ or rock band is going to provide. This is another example of the fusing of pop and art music. De la Parra, conductor of the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas in New York City, collaborates… Read More Art Music of the Day: Vereda Tropical as Done by Alondra de la Parra & Co.