Into Your Presence
Connie Salazar is an inspirational Christian recording artist from Southern California. In 2000 and again in 2005, she was nominated for Female Vocalist of The Year from the United Catholic Music and Video Association and has three full-length compact discs entitled 'into Your presence', 'Journey of Faith' and 'I Heard A Gentle Call.' Connie graduated from Mount St. Mary's College in Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Music degree with an emphasis in church music. In 1995 she joined the Coro De Los Angeles, and because of her versatility and lovely voice, she was invited to sing on recordings of nationally renowned Catholic composers Bob Hurd, Jaime Cortez and Eleazar Cortez. In 1996, Connie performed for President Gerald Ford, New Jersey Governor Christy Todd Whitman and the New Jersey Repubilcan National Convention delegation in San Diego, CA. In 2001, she was invited to record a half-hour television show of songs from her albums for the 'Backstage' series on EWTN, the global Catholic television network. Some of the places Connie's music can be heard are: EWTN's Catholic Jukebox; Indie Gospel Radio; KVBM Portland, Oregon; Highland Radio, County Donegal Ireland,; Vatican Radio.