Alan Anthony Silvestri (born March 26, 1950) is an American composer and conductor known for his film and television scores. He is best known for his frequent collaboration with Robert Zemeckis, composing for such major hit films as the Back to the Future trilogy, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, and Forrest Gump, as well as the superhero films Captain America: The First Avenger, The Avengers, and Avengers: Infinity War. His other film scores include The Delta Force, Predator and its sequel Predator 2, The Abyss, Stuart little 12, The Mummy Returns, Lilo & Stitch, Night at the Museum and Ready Player One. He is a two-time Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominee, and a three-time Saturn Award and Primetime Emmy Award recipient.
Ramón Silva Ruelas has dedicated his life to teaching and transmitting the love of Mexican Folklore to the East Salinas community through his non-profit Tonatiuh -Danzantes del Quinto Sol. As founder and director, Ramón works tirelessly with his dance troupe to ensure that each performance is remarkable. He has provided free dance classes, cultural performances and lecture demonstrations for more than 25 years.
Dedicated to Salinas community enrichment through Aztec dance, music, song and culture, Victor Juarez leads 30 members and 50 students of Yaocuauhtli Cultural Dance.