AUG27 Sones de México at SummerDance

Always wanted to dance to Mexican music, but were afraid to try? Now you can! Join us on Chicago’s front lawn for a FREE Chicago SummerDance concert! There will be lessons in Veracruz Folk Dancing and Mexican Polkas by our very own Lorena Iniguez from 6 to 7PM, then Sones de México Ensemble takes the […]

SEP4 Beyond the Music A Musical Geography of Mexico-Detroit, MI

QUIZ: Where are Tapatíos, Jarochos, Regios, Chilangos, and Calentanos from? Sones de México Ensemble performs a free lecture demo and music performance entitled “Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico”. Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk music regions with live demonstrations by the Ensemble. Find out everything you ever wanted to know about […]

SEP10 -Fiestas Patrias in Aurora, IL

SAVE THE DATE! Sones de México Ensemble will celebrate Fiestas Patrias in the city of Aurora, IL with two big concerts. On Saturday, September 10 we will be joined by many special guests for a spectacular all-star performance. We’ll return on Sunday afternoon with our Fiesta Mexicana children’s concert for Fiestas Patrias Family Day! Much […]

SEP15 El Grito- Mexican Independence Day in Indianapolis

Sones de México Ensemble will headline the official Indianapolis Mexican Independence Day ceremony. Celebrate Mexico’s Independence Day by coming to Garfield Park for food, crafts and music. Enjoy a traditional celebration which includes the glorious “Grito” (shout) that Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla once used to garner support of the people to rise and take arms […]

SEP16 -The Big Read Presents “Beyond the Music”

Sones de Mexico Ensemble is joining with Dominican University and several west suburban libraries to present our signature program “Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico”. The Big Read is an NEA sponsored program that is focusing on immigration-related issues through the novel “Into the Beautiful North” by Luis Alberto Urrea. The novel centers […]

OCT 7 -Fiesta Mexicana Family Concert – Chicago Cultural Center

Fiesta Mexicana Family Concert is a 45 min. program based on the Parent’s Choice Award-winning Sones de México Ensemble album “Fiesta Mexicana: Mexican Songs & Stories for Niños & Niñas and Their Mamas & Papas”. Expect an interactive show with music, dance and stories for the whole family. This Juicebox Series performance is presented by […]

OCT 8 -Fiesta Mexicana Family Concert – Garfield Park Conservsatory

Fiesta Mexicana Family Concert is a 45 min. program based on the Parent’s Choice Award-winning Sones de México Ensemble album “Fiesta Mexicana: Mexican Songs & Stories for Niños & Niñas and Their Mamas & Papas”. Expect an interactive show with music, dance and stories for the whole family. This Juicebox Series performance is presented by […]