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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 23, 2016

Contact: 917.612.0599



New CD Release by Vocalist Mara Sanchez

Open Windows/Ventanas Abiertas

I'm pleased to share with you the press release below on the latest CD by vocalist Mara Sanchez who has worked with artists such as Stevie Wonder, Chita Rivera as well as Corrine Bailey's producer Michael Weeden,  Mara's first  cd "Open Windows" met with great enthusiasm and has received airplay on Break Through Radio. She was also invited and featured on Puerto Rico's premier radio station - Radio Oro  and interviewed live.  Art and Culture journalist Juan Cruz-Barrios said, "As I listen to her sexy, husky voice, I closed my eyes for a second and let Mara take me to the hippest jazz club in the Village."

To listen to selections from "Boom Boom" listed are the links to her

Sound Cloud: https://soundcloud.com/marasanchez/mara-sanchez-urban-skies-boom

iTunes http://itunes.apple.com/album/id1150425484?ls=1&app=itunes

website www.marasanchezmusic.com

If you would like to review "Boom Boom" or interview Ms. Sanchez  please contact Urban Skies Music at:  917.612.0599     Urbanskiesmusic@gmail.com


New York, New York - Urban Skies Music is pleased to announce the release of Mara Sanchez latest CD, Open Windows (Ventanas Abiertas) in which Mara, captures the myriad stories and flavors of her native New York through a unique mix of world beat, jazz, flamenco and Latin fusion. The songs are original compositions by Mara. She is joined by musicians Michael Weeden - Guitar and Bass, Elvin Cartagena -Guitar, Ryan Fitch - Drums, Edwin Hernandez - Keyboard and Gene Hicks-Keyboard. The cd marks her foray into songwriting with songs influenced by Latin Pop and jazz genres. It also includes a unique recording of Café Tacuba's "Avientame."  Open Windows showcases Mara's versatility and broad appeal through singles such as "Boom Boom," an amalgam of jazz and flamenco over a driving Latin bass beat.

About Mara Sanchez

Mara's journey as a performer and songwriter began in New York City as the leader of a Latin Jazz world-beat group called Urban Skies. Playing in Europe, Japan and venues like the Apollo Theater, S.O.B's, and CAMI Hall, Mara began to quickly cultivate both local and international followings. She has performed with greats like Stevie Wonder, and has worked with renowned Broadway musical directors Michael Dansicker and Kent Gash.

Mara has also amassed a fast growing list of television, commercial, voiceover, film, and theater credits appearing on All My Children and PBS. She enjoys a rich acting career, gracing the stages of some of New York's most reputable off-Broadway theaters like The Public, Theater Row and Perry Street while additionally tackling challenging roles in a number of independent films.

Recently Mara delighted the audience when she performed at the Apollo Theater's historic stage. She was also a featured performer for Disney's tribute to Chita Rivera.  She has released a CD of original music "Open Windows" which has been met with great enthusiasm and has receives airplay on Break-Through Radio. She was also invited and featured on Puerto Rico's premier radio station - Radio Oro and interviewed live. Mara has toured in Europe and Japan and continues to stretch herself as a performer. Mara has a Bachelor's degree in Theater from SUNY Binghamton, a Master's degree in Music Education from Hunter College, NY, and a member of BMI.

  • Credits:

  1. El texto y la foto  han sido enviados a DeeJay Gonzalo por Mara Sanchez  para ser publicados en klavelatina.
  2. El mas reciente You Tube Video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOPRSLHxSRQ
  3. Soundcloud Channel : https://soundcloud.com/deejay-gonzalo/avientame-mara-sanchez-urban-skiescafe-tacuba
  4. Ya se encuentra en todas las tiendas del mercado digital el nuevo CD " OPEN WINDOWS / ABRIENDO PUERTAS " 2016
  5. Para adquirir su mas reciente trabajo discografico : http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/marasanchez
  6. Para seguir su musica , Contrataciones, eventos & Friendship: http://marasanchezmusic.com/
  7. Recopila:    Klave Latina Team 2016

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