Oaxacan saxophonist María Elena Ríos, attacked with acid half a year ago, he took his saxophone again and played it on national television, during Paola Rojas’s news.
With great emotion, the young Oaxaca shared that despite this attack, she can still play this instrument that has been her passion, and that she feared, could not sound again.
The saxophonist María Elena Ríos Ortiz, victim of an acid attack, tells how her life has changed from the aggression against her by a local PRI deputy, who is a fugitive.
#AlAireConPaola with @PaolaRojas pic.twitter.com/yXiUop0ItI
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The young woman started playing the sax and Ximena Sariñana, who was in the studio this day next to Siddartha, he sang “La Llorona”, in an emotional moment for the members of the news that witnessed the song.
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During the interview with Paola Rojas, María Elena regretted that the Oaxaca prosecutor’s office, six months after the attack, has not yet arrested her aggressor. He also noted that recovery has been a painful process, however, he knows about all the support there is for her in the country.
#Video Six months after living in hiding, with fear and physical pain that never ceases, María Elena Ríos Ortiz played her saxophone again. Music has become the motivation to move forward after surviving the first acid attack in Oaxaca https://t.co/vofzrRVTue pic.twitter.com/UAU5hf66ey
– El Universal (@El_Universal_Mx) March 7, 2020