MY Lifestyle Extra hosted by GLAAD Award Winning Journalist Carlos Anaya from Cafecito Espiritual interviewed Emilio Estefan and Gloria Estefan for the first together for our publication. The event held in Miami honored The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® awarded the Emilio and Gloria Estefan Scholarship to 17-year-old piano student Sergio De Miguel Jorquera at a scholarship presentation at The Latin Recording Academy® headquarters. The scholarship has a maximum value of $200,000 USD and provides De Miguel Jorquera the opportunity to earn a four-year bachelor’s degree at Berklee College of Music in Boston beginning September 2019.
The student from Vigo, Spain, was selected by the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation’s Scholarship Committee from among a highly competitive pool of applicants consisting of hundreds of students from the Americas and the Iberian Peninsula. As of today, the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation has donated a remarkable $5 million USD toward scholarships, musical instrument donations, and educational events in Ibero-America, in only five years since its establishment.
During the candy interview, The Estefans felt at ease talking about their secret of success, how to keep a smile that can leave a legacy and to always remember the good spirit of Cuban Legend Celia Cruz. Gloria mentioned her good times producing Mi Tierra Album and much more… Que siga la tradición!
Interviewed provided by @cafecitoespiritual #Anayamedia Special thanks to Gabriel Abaroa Jr. who is the current president & CEO of the Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (LARAS), which presents the Latin Grammy Awards.