In 2021, Norma recorded this spoken word to San Francisco’s Richmond District Click here or on the image below to listen: Thanks to ArtsEd4All Blog & internet archive!
Norma was thrilled to have been recently named a 2017 San Francisco Bay Area Admin Awards Finalist in the The Spirit Award category! This 20 plus year journey in the Admin work force has not only been an opportunity to grow as a professional but it also afforded Ms. Rodriguez the privilege to explore & sort…… Continue reading Norma nominated for SF Admin Awards
Norma’s vocals are now available on iTunes! On the first selection below (Frida Kahlo), Norma provides spoken word throughout the song; on CaliSamba – see iTunes link and video below, Norma sings background vocals. Check out Frida Kahlo – Latin Soul Syndicate and also CaliSamba – Single – Samba Pimps…… Continue reading Norma on iTunes!
August 2011, Norma was accepted into the volunteer program of “Music Is Good Medicine” to offer comfort & support with her singing voice once a week, faithfully guided by Chaplain Pegi Walker, MGM Program Coordinator. Music Is Good Medicine is a unique program of UCSF Spiritual Care Services offering the joy of music to those…… Continue reading Music Is Good Medicine
Following 2004’s first film placement in the ‘The Whole Ten Yards’, Norma Diana’s Vocals & Spanish lyrics contribution on the song ‘Frida Kahlo aka Mamacita’ (by San Francisco band, The Latin Soul Syndicate) flourished with a few years of successful licensing & background music placement on national TV shows through LoveCat Music, such as: Desperate Housewives…… Continue reading ‘Mamacita’ lives on and prospers…
Norma was featured in SF Environment and Recology’s “Great Recycling Moments Campaign.” Having won the honor of “Recycling Superstar” with 4 other SF Residents that launched Mayor Gavin Newsom’s most ambitious composting legislation in the Nation. Requiring every San Francisco resident, school & business to recycle & compost food scraps. With the goal to reach…… Continue reading Norma Featured in “Great Recycling Moments Campaign”
Norma Diana was deeply honored in 2004 by a singing & lyric recording invitation from the Academy Award Nominated Film Composer, John Debney, one of the most prolific and successful Composers in Hollywood, having just finished composing the film soundtrack for the ‘Passion of the Christ’. Mr. Debney having heard Norma’s Guest Vocals & Spanish…… Continue reading In The Movies: Norma Diana’s Latin vocals & lyrics featured in The Whole Ten Yards!…(a professional & mystical invitation of a lifetime)