Art versus Life

 My last blog post seems a bit odd after hearing the allegations toward Kevin Clash recently.

Agape has a great song addressing these issues

Art Imitate Life

I don't have anything deeper to add.

And, I still…Read more

¡Elmo te Ama!/Yes, Elmo loves you!

 I auditioned for Sesame Street yesterday. I'm not sure if I'm gonna get a call back. But, I did make the NYC local news singing: "Elmo Me Ama". I hope Elmo sees the video! The line of folks waiting to…Read more

On Wisconsin/On Wisconsin! 

I came home to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, this week, in order to help get out the vote ahead of the election to recall Gov Scott Walker. According to the official vote tally, we lost. I’ve heard media voices from around the…Read more

Debut Album Coming Soon

I'm putting the finishing touches on Guagua Electrica's first album of Urban Latino Futuristic Folklor Music. I hope to release it within the next few months.

I want to include my best home cooked tracks, as well as songs…Read more

Guagua Classica: MY WISCONSIN on Youtube

 Muchisimas gracias to everyone who came out to the premiere of MY WISCONSIN.

I was very moved by your appreciation of this heartfelt piece of music theater. I am grateful to Leanna Hieber and the Orfeo Duo for their…Read more

Guagua Classica: MY WISCONSIN

 Please come out for the world premiere of my song cycle: MY WISCONSIN. This is a big new adventure for me. It's a 22 minute piece of classical music for Mezzo Soprano, violin, and piano, to be sung by my…Read more

Guagua Classica: Darker Still

Leanna Renee Hieber wrote the book. I wrote the music. Check out the book trailer here 

Get the book in November. Published by Sourcebooks Fire.

Guagua Boricua: Cantaré mi Bomba

 Comenzó con la Bomba Puertoriqueña.

My vocation as a songwriter began with la Bomba puertoriqueña.

I grew up in a musical environment, including:

-My father Miguel’s hauntingly beautiful voice echoing through the house (He’s an especially formidable…Read more