Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan
Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan is a Mexican folk ensemble originally founded in 1897 by Gaspar Vargas. From 1950 it has been under the artistic guidance of Ruben Fuentes. The group's musical direction has been the responsibility of Don Jose "Pepe" Martinez since 1975. Today, they are credited with modernizing the genre. Their meticulously crafted arrangements have propelled national pride for what has become Mexico's classical sound. Their music crosses over from one generation to the next, making their performances appealing to both young and mature audiences.
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San Antonio, TX 78205