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September 2019

Beyond the Music, A Musical Geography of Mexico

September 19, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
College of Lake County Southlake Campus, 1120 S Milwaukee Ave.
Vernon Hills, Illinois 60061
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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 College of Lake County's Southlake Campus in Vernon Hills, IL.…

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Beyond the Music, A Musical Geography of Mexico

September 19, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
College of Lake County Lakeshore Campus, 33 N Genesee St.
Waukegan, Illinois 60085
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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 College of Lake County's Lakeshore Campus in Waukegan, IL This…

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October 2019

Juan Dies: Beyond the Music, A Musical Geography of Mexico

October 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bettendorf Public Library, 2950 Learning Campus Dr.
Bettendorf, Iowa 52722
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Learn everything you ever wanted to know about Mexican folk music but were afraid to ask. Juan Dies is a 2019 USA Fellow, a folklorist, ethnomusicologist, and co-founder/producer of the two-time GRAMMY™ Award Nominated group Sones de Mexico Ensemble, now on its 25th Season. His visit to the Bettendorf Public Library is part of a lecture tour sponsored in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Using a map and sound recordings Juan will take you…

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November 2019

Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico

November 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
National Portrait Gallery, 8th and F Streets, NW Washington, DC 20001 + Google Map
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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…

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June 2020

Beyond the Music: Live Stream Concert for Census 2020

June 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
World Wide Web
Free

Sones de Mexico Ensemble is proud to join CALOR and Rincon Family Services to present a special live stream version of our signature "Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico" program on Facebook & Instagram Live. facebook.com/sonesdemexico instagram.com/sonesdemexico Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk music regions with music, narration, and multimedia. Different regions of the country have unique instruments, repertoire, and techniques rarely heard outside these regions. Styles covered include son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas,…

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November 2020

Beyond the Music, A Musical Geography of Mexico

November 18, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Online Event
Free

Sones de Mexico Ensemble and Miami University Ohio present a special live stream version of our signature "Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico" program on Zoom. 5:00 PM central / 6:00 PM easten time. Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk music regions with music, narration, and multimedia. Different regions of the country have unique instruments, repertoire, and techniques rarely heard outside these regions. Styles covered include son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas, and a dozen…

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December 2020

Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico

December 26, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online Event
Free

The National Museum of Mexican Art presents “Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico” streamed live on the NMMA's Facebook & YouTube pages. In the midst of travel bans and sheltering in place, why not end 2020 with A VIRTUAL MUSICAL TRIP TO MEXICO, expertly guided by the GRAMMY™ nominated Sones de Mexico Ensemble, produced by the band during the pandemic. With the help of a map and a collection of dozens of authentic musical instruments, the band will…

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February 2021

Beyond The Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico

February 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Sones de Mexico Ensemble and the Consulate General of Mexico - El Paso, TX “Viernes Cultural” series present a special live stream version of our signature "Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico" program. Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk music regions with music, narration, and multimedia. Different regions of the country have unique instruments, repertoire, and techniques rarely heard outside these regions. Styles covered include son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas, and a dozen other…

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April 2021

Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Event
Free

Lake Forest College and Sones de Mexico Ensemble present a free live stream version of our signature "Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico" program. Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk music regions with music, narration, and multimedia. Different regions of the country have unique instruments, repertoire, and techniques rarely heard outside these regions. Styles covered include son jarocho, son huasteco, gusto, son istmeño, chilenas, and a dozen other styles. Beyond the Music is sponsored in part by…

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May 2021

Beyond the Music: Cinco de Mayo Edition

May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Woodstock Folk Festival’s Woodstock Wednesdays presents Sones de Mexico Ensemble’s “Beyond the Music: A Music Geography of Mexico - Cinco de Mayo Edition” Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 7pm - YouTube Premier at https://woodstockfolkfestival.org  This show includes material not previously shown. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico Join us for this Cinco de Mayo special edition of Sones de Mexico Ensemble's guided musical tour of Mexico. Mexico’s folk music and dance styles are very diverse and largely unknown outside their…

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