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Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography Through Mexico - Part of Marty's Mountain Path - Culture/DEI
Start Date: 9/23/2021Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 9/23/2021End Time: 4:00 PM
Event Description:
Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico
Mexico's folk music and dance styles are very diverse and largely unknown outside of Mexico. There is son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas, and over thirty other styles. Different regions of the country have unique instruments, repertoire and techniques rarely heard outside these regions.
Let the GRAMMY™ nominated Sones de Mexico Ensemble, a specialist in these regional styles, be your guide in this special lecture/demo on Mexico's musical geography. They will speak about what to listen for in the major regional styles, perform musical demonstrations and take questions form the audience at the end. Admission is free and open to the public.
This program is sponsored in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Geografía Musical de México
El folklor de música y danza mexicana tiene una gran variedad de estilos regionales desconocidos fuera de México. Hay son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas y mas de treinta estilos mas. Cada región musical del país tiene instrumentos, repertorio y técnicas propias raramente escuchadas fuera de su región
Deje que el grupo Sones de México Ensemble, dos veces nominado a los premios GRAMMY™, sea su guía en esta plática y demostración sobre la geografía musical de México. Se hablará sobre los principales estilos regionales con demostraciones musicales y preguntas del público al final. La entrada es GRATIS y abierta al público.
Este programa está patrocinado en parte por el National Endowment for the Arts (Fondo Nacional para las Artes).
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Hosted by: Campus Activity Team for Students, MWCC Student Life Office

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