ARIADNE was born in Mexico, and was influenced musically by her father, a drummer from La Habana, Cuba. Composing songs, singing, and dancing became part of her childhood games. At the age of 13, ARIADNE began her journey in the world of show business when as a student of the “Estudio Gensollen” in Houston, TX she performed in a variety of local festivals and sang in UNIVISION’s KXLN-45 Morning Show.
As a Vocal Major from The University of St. Thomas in Houston, ARIADNE received a BA of Fine Arts in Music Performance. At UST, and was involved in a variety of genres such as Classical, Baroque, Jazz, and Broadway as well as her continued focus on Pop Music and Rock.
In 1999, she joined “Mango Punch” as the Female-Lead and back-up vocalist and percussionist for the band, which included Latin styles like Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Top-40 in English and Spanish, and shared her influences of Pop, Rock, R&B, and even some Flamenco. The band participated in the “Triunfando Awards” for the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Houston, opened for ELVIS CRESPO, ODALYS GARCIA, Latin Male Group SON BY FOUR, and performed on morning shows for ABC and Univision.
In 2002, ARIADNE made a leap of faith and moved to New York City. Her journey as a songwriter began, and she has been working on this craft ever since. ARIADNE’s most influential collaboration was with Jose Martinez-Elias of 33rd Dimension Productions. Through 33rdD, ARIADNE collaborated with a variety of artists in genres such as Hip Hop, Salsa,and R&B among others. New York City influenced ARIADNE in a very special way. Her music reflects some of the urban and Latin influences mixed into a fusion of Pop, Rock, and R&B.
This fusion of styles evolved and together with Jose Martinez-Elias, the original rock/fusion band L’UNA SOUL was born. The band participated in festivals and performed in Queens, Manhattan, and Brooklyn for over 3 years.
Currently, ARIADNE is involved in various musical projects that include songwriting in English, Spanish, and French. ARIADNE recently released BUSCANDOTE, her debut album: Executive Producer-ARIADNE, Co-produced and Engineered by Jose Angel Martinez-Elias from 33rd Dimension Productions.
ARIADNE’s musical influences include artists such as Luis Miguel, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Julieta Vengas, Rosario Flores, Presuntos Implicados, James Brown, Michael Jackson, among others. ARIADNE’s powerful and sultry voice has been compared to Amy Lee, from Evanescence and at the same time it has something unique on its own.
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