The Lady in Blue Recital



Conexion San Angelo//Gregorio Gutierrez


SAN ANGELO – On May 8th the San Angelo Fine Arts Museum hosted a special performance of the Lady in Blue musical, this is the legend of a nun from Spain said to have the power of bilocation (the ability to be in two places at once). Due to this special performance, the Honorary Consul of Spain Martha Vera, out of the El Paso office was in San Angelo along with Cynthia Jordan the composer of the Lady in Blue music.


Martha Vera oversees 19 counties." My job is not only to help people with as passports or visas but to also spread the story of Spain like that of Sor Maria de Agreda." stated Vera. Sor Maria was a nun that lived in a convent in Spain. It is said that Sor Maria never left the convent, but was seen by natives in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas where Native Americans said they learned about Jesus from the Lady in Blue. It is said that the morning after her last visit the land was filled with beautiful blue flowers as a reminder of her visit. These flowers were later known as Bluebonnets."


Cynthia Jordan, composer of the Lady in Blue music started her career in 1983 when she wrote the song Jose Cuervo, which quickly climbed the country music charts. "Living in Los Angeles and Nashville I have no idea why I would land in San Angelo, but I know that every time I'm in a new place in my life I feel that God has a mission for me," commented Jordan.

Vera and Jordan will travel to the Vatican for a performance of the Lady in Blue on May 21, 2019.



Recital a la dama de azul


Conexion San Ángelo//Gregorio Gutiérrez


SAN ANGELO – El 8 de mayo, el Museo de Bellas Artes de San Angelo organizó una presentación especial del musical Lady in Blue, esta es la leyenda de una monja de España que se dice que tenía el poder de la bilocación (la capacidad de estar en dos lugares a la vez). Due to this special performance, the Honorary Consul of Spain Martha Vera, out of the El Paso office was in San Angelo along with Cynthia Jordan the composer of the Lady in Blue music.Debido a esta actuación especial, la Cónsul Honoraria de España Martha Vera, de la oficina de El Paso, estuvo en San Angelo junto con Cynthia Jordan, la compositora de la música de Lady in Blue.


Martha Vera oversees 19 counties." My job is not only to help people with as passports or visas but to also spread the story of Spain like that of Sor Maria de Agreda ." Martha Vera supervisa 19 condados. "Mi trabajo no es solo ayudar a las personas con pasaportes o visas, sino también difundir la historia de España como la de Sor María de Agreda ". dijo Vera. Sor María era una monja que vivía en un convento en España.It is said that Sor Maria never left the convent, but was seen by natives in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas where Native Americans said they learned about Jesus from the Lady in Blue. Se dice que Sor María nunca abandonó el convento, pero fue vista por nativos en Arizona, Nuevo México y Texas, donde los nativos americanos dijeron que aprendieron sobre Jesús de la dama de azul. It is said that the morning after her last visit the land was filled with beautiful blue flowers as a reminder of her visit.Se dice que la mañana después de su última visita, la tierra se llenó de hermosas flores azules como un recordatorio de su visita.These flowers were later known as Bluebonnets. Estas flores fueron más tarde conocidas como Bluebonnets.


Cynthia Jordan, composer of the Lady in Blue music started her career in 1983 when she wrote the song Jose Cuervo, which quickly climbed the country music charts. Cynthia Jordan, compositora de la música Lady in Blue, comenzó su carrera en 1983 cuando escribió la canción José Cuervo, que rápidamente subió en las listas de música country. "Living in Los Angeles and Nashville I have no idea why I would land in San Angelo, but I know that every time I'm in a new place in my life I feel that God has a mission for me," commented Jordan."Viviendo en Los Ángeles y Nashville, no tengo idea de por qué aterrizaría en San Angelo, pero sé que cada vez que estoy en un lugar nuevo en mi vida siento que Dios tiene una misión para mí", comentó Jordan. Having been in Catholic school for 12 years she had never heard the story.


To the people of San Angelo Jordan said, "This is your story, embrace it, love it it's your heritage."Vera and Jordan will travel to the Vatican for a performance of the Lady in Blue on May 21, 2019.Vera y Jordan viajarán al Vaticano para una presentación de Lady in Blue el 21 de mayo de 2019.

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