Radical Classical is a classical guitarist/vocalist who resides in the border towns of San Diego, CA and Rosarito, Mexico. Keeping the foundation of traditional classical techniques, Radical Classical contains heavy bass lines, speedy leads, and multi-dimensional melodies accompanied by strong vocals and lyrics. With the release of three albums entitled “Mosaic Jungle,” “String Theory,” and the newest self-titled “Radical Classical,” this young lady has been the guest soloist for The Symphonic Symphony in Paris, France, has performed and headlined at locations ranging from conservatories and arts theaters, to conventional mainstream outlets and underground metal festivals both nationally and internationally.
The music of Radical Classical has been featured in television shows, independent films, magazines and radio stations. She has also received awards from the Nashville Songwriters Association International for Best Song in the state of Oklahoma in 2002, The Association of Finger-Style Guitarists made her the youngest guitarist to receive the award for a Lifetime Honoree Member/ Performer, Best Finger-Style Guitarist of the Year at the 2009 LA Music Awards, an Honorary Meastra Title (the most respectable title for a classical performer) was given to her by the Conservatory of Puebla, Mexico after her performance, and she has been placed on the Official Ballot for the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (the Grammy Awards) under the categories of “Best Pop Vocal Performance” (2007&2008), “Best Pop Instrumental Album of the Year”(2007&2008),“Best New Artist” (2007), “Best Pop Instrumental Performance” (2008), and “Best Album of the Year” (2008).
Aside from concerts, Radical Classical participates in making appearances as a key note speaker for schools, juvenile halls, and “Youth at Risk” programs.