A Symphony of Rivals coming in 2017
A Song in My Heart
AWARD-WINNING Historical and multi-cultural Novel set in the early 1900's in the Twin Cities, New York, Mexico, France, Spain, Italy and England includes CD with Original Musical Soundtrack.
A Song In My Heart is Calatayud-Stocks's debut novel and the literary and musical realization of years of study, research, composition, and artistry. More>
Alejandra Stanford is born into a privileged bicultural family in Minneapolis of 1902. Growing up, she and her artistic family intimately experience the intermingling of American, Hispanic, and European cultural influences, as well as formidable national events that challenge their lives; yet, Alejandra finds music is the perfect expression of her own artistic inclinations, emotions, and ambitions.
As a young pianist and budding composer, she is inspired by Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Lizst, Juventino Rosas, and other legendary composers; and she resolves, despite the many obstacles of her time, to become a world-class symphonic conductor. Learn more>
Original Soundtrack to A Song in My Heart includes fourteen songs and instrumental compositions in popular twentieth-century musical styles with classical, jazz, and Latin influences composed by the author. Learn more>
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