Corridos: Mexican Ballad Songwriting Workshop-Nov 30-Winfield, KS

*This workshop will be taught in ENGLISH RSVP on Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Corridos-Mexican-Ballad-Songwriting-Workshop-Winfield-KS/events/256679928/ Learn to write an authentic Mexican “corrido” in this free, two‐hour workshop with Juan Díes, co-founder of the GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Nominated Sones de México Ensemble. By the end of this workshop the class will have written an original song in a corrido […]

Corridos: Mexican Ballad Songwriting Workshop-Nov 14-Las Vegas, NV

RSVP on Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Corridos-Mexican-Ballad-Songwriting-Workshop-Las-Vegas-NV/events/254716398/ *This workshop will be taught in Spanish “CORRIDOS: Mexican Tragic Ballad Songwriting Workshop” Learn to write an authentic Mexican “corrido” in this free, two‐hour workshop with Juan Díes, co-founder of the GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Nominated Sones de México Ensemble. By the end of this workshop the class will have written […]

Día de los Muertos Concert and Workshops

Sones de Mexico Ensemble celebrates Day of the Dead / Día de los Muertos with a day of activities for kids and adults at the Angel Mounds State Historic Site in Evansville, IN. All activities are free and open to the public. 11:00am: Danza del Sol Workshop 11:30am: Corrido Songwriting Workshop 1:30pm: Viejitos Mask Making […]

Corridos: Mexican Ballad Songwriting Workshop-Oct 29-Baltimore, MD

RSVP on Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Corridos-Mexican-Ballad-Songwriting-Workshop-Baltimore-MD/events/254716104/ *This workshop will be taught in English “CORRIDOS: Mexican Tragic Ballad Songwriting Workshop” Learn to write an authentic Mexican “corrido” in this free, two‐hour workshop with Juan Díes, co-founder of the GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Nominated Sones de México Ensemble. By the end of this workshop the class will have written […]

Corridos: Mexican Ballad Songwriting Workshop-Oct. 13-Chicago IL

RSVP on Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Corridos-Mexican-Ballad-Songwriting-Workshop-Chicago/events/254715460/ *This workshop will be taught in Spanish ENGLISH (para español ver mas abajo) “CORRIDOS: Mexican Tragic Ballad Songwriting Workshop” Learn to write an authentic Mexican “corrido” in this free, two‐hour workshop with Juan Díes, co-founder of the GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Nominated Sones de México Ensemble. By the end of this […]

Corridos: Mexican Ballad Songwriting Workshop-Sep 30-Los Angeles, CA

RSVP on Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Corridos-Mexican-Ballad-Songwriting-Workshop-Los-Angeles/events/254293732/ ENGLISH (para español ver mas abajo) *This workshop will be taught in Spanish”CORRIDOS: Mexican Tragic Ballad Songwriting Workshop”Learn to write an authentic Mexican “corrido” in this free, two‐hour workshop with Juan Díes, co-founder of the GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Nominated Sones de México Ensemble. By the end of this workshop the […]

Clases de Guitarra para Niños – Nivel I (Rogers Park)

ESPAÑOL ————— CLASES DE GUITARRA (NIVEL I) para niños y sus papás [en ROGERS PARK] [see below for ENGLISH description] Ahora los niños de 9 – 14 años pueden aprender a tocar guitarra y a conocer la cultura mexicana con uno de los músicos fundadores del grupo Sones de México Ensemble. ¡Y los padres también […]

Clases de Guitarra para Niños – Nivel I (Pilsen)

ESPAÑOL ———— CLASES DE GUITARRA (NIVEL I) para niños y sus papás [en PILSEN] [see below for ENGLISH description] Ahora los niños de 9 – 14 años pueden aprender a tocar guitarra y a conocer la cultura mexicana con uno de los músicos fundadores del grupo Sones de México Ensemble. ¡Y los padres también se […]

Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico

Do you know where Tapatíos, Jarochos, Regios, Chilangos, Calentanos and other regional styles of Mexican music come from? What are the people like who created them, and how did their music, dance and traditions come to be like that? Our Beyond the Music series holds the answers.   Experience a guided tour through Mexico’s folk […]

Juan Díes: Beyond the Music

Juan Díes, ethnomusicologist and founding member of Sones de México Ensemble, presents a solo version of “Beyond the Music, A Musical Geography of Mexico.” Learn about the forms of music that comes from Mexico’s many regions and the cultures that created them in this lecture and demonstration that includes music. Free and open to the […]