Poncho Sanchez Latin God Father Talk With 504Mag

If it can be believed, Poncho‘s band is as tight on-stage as they are in the studio. With intricate hits from the percussion section and screaming horn kicks, all with Swiss watch timing, it is no wonder thatSanchez is one of the best-known bandleaders in Latin jazz. The only cue to the listener that this…

Jazz Clubs in Mexico

Mexico BAHIA DE BANDERAS Encore Restaurant and Lounge. Avenida del Pacifico #15, Bucerias Centro, Banderas Bay, Riviera Nayarit. Tel: (52)-329-298-0250 [Live jazz at Encore is a new concept in Bucerias’ live music scene and maybe the whole of Banderas Bay. Encore singer/owner Armi Grano has shown her versatility by working with different musical configurations at…

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Mariachi Month – A Rationale for Mariachi Music Education

By Valerie Johnson 4/13/2011 11:46:00 AM Selected from Mariachi Mastery – Score (Edition 112F) by Jeff Nevin & Noé Sánchez Mariachi is no longer just a “folk” music: its rich history and diverse repertoire of songs help establish it as a legitimate art form worthy of formal study. Until now, no systematic and comprehensive approach…