Join Vanessa Alonzo with special guests, Los Guerreros de la Musica, as she performs songs from her DEBUT album!!!
Vanessa Alonzo made her Houston Grand Opera debut in the concert premiere of
“To Cross the Face of the Moon” at the Wortham Theater Center in November 2010. She began her training with the late Alfonso Guerra at Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts (MECA). Mrs. Alonzo has been a featured performer with mariachi ensembles throughout Houston since 1998. In 1999, Vanessa was named “Best of Show Vocalist” at Ford-Lincoln Mercury’s Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza Vocal Competition. Her notable credits include tours to Ireland, Mexico, Norway and Vietnam. In 2002, Vanessa performed at the Opening Ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Television credits include an appearance on Univision’s, Cristina, as a participant in the Festival de Rancheras and as a finalist on the hit TV show, Tengo Talento Mucho Talento. Mrs. Alonzo is a former student of Tenor and Houston Grand Opera Studio Alumnus, Gabriel Gonzalez.