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Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico

November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Free
Sones de Mexico Beyond the Music

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.

The presentation takes place at the the Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Details

Date:
November 1
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

National Portrait Gallery
8th and F Streets, NW Washington, DC 20001 + Google Map