Happy Land Is Tierra Feliz (2018)

Release Date: Sept. 21, 2018 on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, Google Play, and more!

This album is a lively and educational Bilingual Kids Alternative musical journey,  featuring songs that teach children about colors, transportation, days of the week and more, as well as a collection of heartfelt melodies written from a loving parent’s perspective.  It is interspersed with variety of Latin, and rumba flamenco flavors.

Co-Produced with Four Time Nominee and Grammy-Winning Producer Dean Jones of Dog On Fleas, and featuring Latin percussionist Roberto Juan Rodriguez, guitar expert Ken McGloin, Violinist and vocalist Marianne Tasick, Upright and Electric Bassist Jason Sarubbi, Jazz musician Charles Frommer, and young vocalist Rhys Ellis.

Personal acknowledgements:

Dedicated to the loving memory of my grandmother Alicia de Figueroa, as well as dedicated to my sons L & C.

Special Thanks To My Family: Luis Alberto Figueroa, Rosario de Figueroa, Luz Irene Figueroa, Mayra and Luis Armando Figueroa. Dilia Figueroa de Teos. Carmen Monterroso Rivas and Willem Frens.

For their support and belief in my work and world vision: Dean Jones and family (you are amazing my friends). Justin Roberts (thanks for believing). Little Miss Ann, 123 Andrés, Mr. Dave, Neil Firstenleit, Jim Collinsworth, Erin Flynn, and Laura Davis. 

And for their support and belief in my work during my cancer battle in 2013: Patricia Ruffin and Harkness House for Children’s teachers and families for ten wonderful years so far! Cristina Sanchez-López, Angel, and Kirsten López. Laurie Hopkins Farrell.