Be watching the shelves at your local music store this
October! That's when star of film and stage
Maria Conchita Alonso will
be releasing her new CD.
attaining National and International recognition as Miss Teenager of the
World in 1971 and then as Miss Venezuela in 1975, Maria since has excelled
in both the music and movie industries in Latin America and the USA as a
result of her natural beauty and talent.
As an actress, Maria has garnered critical acclaim for
her feature roles in films such as, MOSCOW ON THE HUDSON, starring Robin
Williams, COLORS, starring Robert Duvall and Sean Penn, THE RUNNING MAN,
starring Arnold Schwartzenegger, EXTREME PREJUDICE, with Nick Nolte, THE
HOUSE OF SPIRITS featuring Jeremy Irons, VAMPIRES KISS, with Nicolas Cage
and many more.
Her music has been recognized worldwide by the music industry
with five Gold albums and one Platinum album. She has been awarded 3
nominations: Best Latin Artist for her "Maria Conchita" album, Best Latin
Pop Performance for her single "Orta Mentira Mas" and best Latin Pop Album
Maria is currently working on her 12th album, co-writing
most of the songs and taking on the additional role of Executive Producer.
Scheduled to release in October of 2004, her new music is of different fusions:
latin pop, latin hip-hop, latin trip-hop and rock....sure to please an ever
broadening fan base.
Epiphone is proud to be associated with this International
Super Star! For more information about Maria, visit