Billboard Summit and BMI Rally Regional Mexican’s Best
BMI helped kick off the 2009 Billboard Regional Mexican Music Summit with its annual Noche Mexicana showcase, held October 7 at the Rumba Room in Los Angeles. Featuring a selection of today’s most influential Regional Mexican songwriters, producers and artists, Noche Mexicana included performances by La Santa Cecilia, Cesar Brizuela, Hermanos Herrera, Oliver Ochoa, Santos Diablito and Larry Hernandez.
BMI also sponsored the summit, held Thursday, October 8 and Friday, October 9 at the Hyatt Regency Century City. On Thursday, BMI presented the “How I Wrote That Song” panel, moderated by BMI’s Delia Orjuela, and featuring a collection of Latin music’s elite songwriters including Javier San Roman, Horacio Palencia, Gloria España, Erika Vidrio, Luis Carlos Monroy and Gabriel Flores, who discussed issues of composition, including hit songwriting strategy and technique.
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