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Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico (New Jersey)

October 23, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

TEATRO SI presents
Sones de Mexico Ensemble’s
“Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico”
in special collaboration with the directors of the group Mexico Beyond Mariachi at Galería West, 111 Quimby St, Westfield, NJ
 
ADMISSION IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
 
QUIZ: Where are Tapatíos, Jarochos, Regios, Chilangos, and Calentanos from?
 
Sones de México Ensemble performs their lively and informative free lecture demo and music show 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 Mexico’s regional folk culture and music (but were afraid to ask).
 
Sones de México Ensemble will perform a one-hour presentation featuring different regional styles of Mexican folk music using a variety of authentic instruments from as many as 12 different regions of the country.
 
MEET OUR SPECIAL COLLABORATORS (THIS NIGHT ONLY): the directors of the group Mexico Beyond Mariachi: Alda Reuter and Peter Basil Bogdanos! http://www.mexicobeyondmariachi.com
 
Presented by TEATRO Sí
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at
Galería West
111 Quimby Street
Westfield, New Jersey
www.galeriawest111.com
 
This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Date:
October 23, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Galeria West
111 Quimby Street
Westfield, NJ United States
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Website:
www.galeriawest111.com