Join Maria y Yahví for an interactive Son Jarocho Performance and Workshop
Wednesday, June 14, 2 – 3pm
Memorial Park Library
All Ages Welcome!
During the performance, Maria y Yahví and special guest, Leo Martinez will lead participatory songs in both English and Spanish. Participants are invited to sing, dance and play instruments. You will meet instruments used in traditional son from Southern Veracruz. Their instrumentation includes fiddle, requinto, jarana, marimbol, quijada, tarima, and voice. At the end of the performance, audience members will have time to questions and try the instruments.
This participatory performance is sponsored by the City of El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department