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Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico (Cincinnati)
October 26, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This FREE musical performance/lecture with two-time GRAMMY Award nominated Sones de Mexico Ensemble will take place on Wednesday, October 26 at 10am at
University of Cincinnati’s
Tangeman Universiy Center (TUC)
Room 220 (MainStreet Cinema)
2766 UC Main Street
Cincinnati, OH 45221
QUIZ: Where are Tapatíos, Jarochos, Regios, Chilangos, and Calentanos from? What is their music like?
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.
ADMISSION IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and kindly hosted by the University of Cincinnati’s Department of Roman Languages.