Goddard graduate releases first single
Elizabeth Fresquez tune, ‘Ninety-9,’ promising begin of music profession
By Christina Inventory
Imaginative and prescient Editor
Elizabeth Fresquez has music in her blood. Nonetheless, as an alternative of following a profession in music, as her twin Alexandra Fresquez did — featured earlier in April within the Imaginative and prescient part — Elizabeth Fresquez went on to develop into a nurse.
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Forward of the phone interview, she shared a preview of her first tune, “Ninety-9.”
Fresquez stated that her favourite style is nation and listening to her tune, the theme and magnificence is a good instance of recent nation with a energetic rock beat to it that makes one need to rise up and dance or head out on the freeway. The discharge to the general public shall be Aug. 29.
Requested why she selected nation as style, Fresquez stated, “Me and my sister, we’re twins, however we’re very completely different in character. She’s extra carefree and simply does no matter she needs, which is superior. I needed I might be extra spontaneous like her. I’ve all the time been a little bit extra reserved. I’ve all the time favored nation music as a result of it supplies me with peace and happiness. I really feel nation tells a narrative a whole lot of occasions and simply makes me really feel higher basically, like when I’m having a foul day it’s a completely satisfied style for me, even the unhappy songs.
“I used to be born right here in Roswell, my dad at present nonetheless lives right here. My complete household has been fairly musical. My mother sings and my dad additionally. Proper now, he’s enjoying guitar, he picked it up over Corona,” Fresquez stated and chuckled.
“It’s enjoyable. We (each sisters) went to Goddard and just about all through our faculty we had been concerned in choir, ballet; we discovered piano, violin, I attempted flute out too. I’ve grown up round music. I’ve additionally been wanting into studying guitar like my dad,” Fresquez stated.
In the present day, Fresquez works as a nurse on the College of New Mexico. “I work in a pre-anesthesia clinic, so it’s been nice, particularly for my music profession as a result of I work 4 10-hour shifts throughout the week, no weekends, no holidays. It’s a good time to work on music as a result of I’ve extra time,” she stated.
It’s a powerful time for musicians throughout the pandemic. Live shows needed to be canceled, even small gigs in bars or eating places are unattainable. “I’ve at present set one digital live performance. Will probably be reside on my Instagram on Aug. 17. I do know we had arrange some reveals with the band, me and my sister are serving to with a band that was set as much as carry out in a few bars — these bars sadly shut down, in order that’s on maintain. Proper now, we’re simply working with digital concert events,” Fresquez stated.
Fresquez has many targets for the long run. “That is my first official launch, since my sister has been making music,” she stated. “I all the time favored nation a little bit bit higher, so I instructed her I might take that route. I’ve talked about transferring sooner or later simply to reside someplace the place there’s extra of a music scene. I actually like Texas and I do like Nashville.”
Prior to now, the Fresquez sisters have carried out collectively. One occasion in Roswell is near their coronary heart. “We did the Stroll for Hope final yr, sadly that was canceled this yr. However I feel they might be doing one thing else in October,” Fresquez stated.
The household had misplaced their mom in 2018 to most cancers. “I’m glad me and my sister moved again simply to be with the household. We do miss her lots, so Stroll for Hope could be very expensive to our coronary heart,” she stated.
The tune “Ninety-9,” is her first official launch, however there are extra to return. “I completed yet another tune that shall be launched in October and a 3rd tune that’s not completed but,” Fresquez stated.
Requested what Fresquez hopes for future followers once they hearken to her songs, she stated, “For my music, I hope it brings folks happiness proper now and I’m hoping sooner or later, me and my sister might do one thing collectively. I feel that might be a whole lot of enjoyable.”
For extra data, observe Fresquez on Instagram @efresquez_. Her songs shall be launched concurrently on Spotify, iTunes and Google Play.