Mariachi Herencia de México—CD Release Concert
Sunday, May 07, 2017 6:00 PM CDT
(5:00 PM Doors)
Thalia Hall, Chicago, IL
Mariachi Herencia de México, a Mariachi Heritage Foundation youth ensemble, releases its debut album titled "Nuestra Herencia."
Under the production of mariachi master, Jose Hernandez, with musical direction from Roberto Martínez and Joaquín Rodríguez, Nuestra Herencia makes history as the first-ever student mariachi album release.
Mariachi Herencia de México pays tribute to the rich cultural heritage of mariachi music with an 11-track CD featuring tributes to Juan Gabriel and José Alfredo Jiménez. The album features guest appearances by world-renowned mariachi greats including, Aida Cuevas, Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan, Mariachi Los Camperos and Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez.
Mariachi Herencia de México is comprised of local Latino students (between the ages of 8 and 18) that share a deep passion for their culture and music.
Join us in celebration of this historical accomplishment at Thalia Hall in Pilsen for the official CD release concert.