Friday Feb 22, 2019 7:30 pm
Back by popular demand and recommended for all ages! Performed in both Spanish and English.
Curriculum Connections: diversity and multiculturalism, Mexican history, folk instruments and music, storytelling, relationships.
An interactive concert where the Mexican traditions of Cinco de Mayo are introduced and exposed through traditional music, dance, singalong, anecdote, Q&A, and eurythmic participation.
Jarabe Mexicano invites audiences on a joyride through a versatile songbook of Mexican Folk as well as Rock & Roll, Tex-Mex, Latin Rock, and Reggae-Cumbia. Performing on stringed folk instruments accompanied by lively percussion, Jarabe’s dramatic, harmonized vocals in Spanish and English have gained them the admiration of audiences across the country.
For the members of Jarabe, every performance, wherever they go, is an opportunity to create a deeper and more inclusive sense of family and community. As advocates for the arts and education and with a special commitment to underserved communities, Jarabe Mexicano strives to help bridge the frontiers between musical genres, diverse cultures, and generations.