Ruth Weber and Emilia Lopez-Yañez, Ruth and Emilia, are a mother/daughter music duo who perform in several genres including classical, folk, and children’s music. The two are both classically trained musicians with Master of Arts degrees in Music. They work as music educators in their communities in addition to concertizing throughout the U.S. and abroad.
The BILLBOARD charting duo’s music has appeared on television, in film soundtracks, with symphonies, and in choral and orchestral music arrangements. The two have won numerous awards including the Parent’s Choice Award (2020), Mom’s Choice Gold Award (2020), KidsFirst! 3-star endorsement (2020), Hollywood Music in Media Award Nominations (2020), L.A. Music Critics Award, The Creative Child Magazine’s CD OF THE YEAR Award (202), The Family Choice Award 2018, the John Lennon Songwriting GRAND PRIZE (children’s music 2018), National Assoc. of Parenting Product Awards (NAPPA 2018 and 2020), Clouzine International Music Awards (children’s), and many more! Their song, “We’re Gonna Be Legendary,” is the theme song for the San Diego Public School System.