It's that time again - this is our 2nd year in this incredible day of philanthropy in Austin and we're really looking forward to participating again this year! Last year was amazing - let's make it even better! Early gifts are accepted and encouraged - there are bonuses for total number of donations, total number of dollars and more.
Give online here: https://www.amplifyatx.org/organizations/ranchoalegre
We'll be back again at this year's Feel the Love event, organized by the Austin Music Foundation. Stop by our booth and learn more about what we do, what we have planned this year and also check out all the amazing resources available to Austin musicians.
Favoritas De Mis Padres, the debut album from San Antonio-based accordionist Brenda Martinez, is now available on all digital platforms and on CD and Vinyl LP at Rancho Alegre's Store! The album is a collection of instrumental Conjunto tunes, paying homage to the classic instrumental Conjunto albums of masters like Ruben Naranjo, Gilberto Perez and Ruben Vela. The selections include polkas, a huapango, and a reimagined bolero, all with the feel and vibe of old-school Conjunto.
San Antonio, TX — The world premiere of “Lola,” the debut single from up and coming conjunto accordionist Brenda Martinez will hit the airwaves on Monday, November 11th at 8pm on KEDA radio with host Mark Weber.
In June 2019, Rancho Alegre finally caught up to Little Miss Dynamite herself, Shelly Lares. We had been after her since we first started doing interviews in 2011 and the stars finally aligned and our schedules finally allowed for us to finally meet.