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Beyond the Music, A Musical Geography of Mexico
September 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pmFREE
Sones de Mexico Ensemble kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month and the Frankfort Hispanic Heritage Festival with our signature “Beyond The Music” lecture demonstration.
Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk music regions with music, dance, narration, and multimedia. Different regions of the country have unique instruments, repertoire and techniques rarely heard outside these regions. Some of the styles covered include son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas, and a dozen other styles.
Discover everything you ever wanted to know about Mexico’s regional folk culture and music.
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.