Posted on Thu Oct 16, 2014
(En español abajo) We are pleased to announce the upcoming release of “Los Camaroneros de Ojo de Agua”, a música de jarana album of elder musicians from Ojo de Agua, Veracruz, Mexico. These musicians have shared their music and spirit and shown tremendous dedication to maintaining the fandango tradition in their town. This jarana raffle will help us complete the album production.Through a...
Posted on Fri May 13, 2016
Texas Folklife House Concert Series:Las Palomitas Serranas - Female Trío HuastecoWith a talk by Alex Chavez, Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology, University of Notre DameWednesday May 25th, 2016At the Texas Folklife House - Outside on the patio!
6:30pm Presentation by Alex Chavez7:00-9:00pm Las Palomitas Serranas Performance General Admission: $10Tickets...
Posted on Wed May 4, 2016
Se anuncia la tercera edición de nuestro festival Huapango Sin Fronteras. El Sábado 28 De Mayo en Austin, Texas en Plaza de Toros R3 contamos con la presencia de Los Camperos de Valles, Las Palomitas Serranas, Trio Paseador Hidalguense, Trio Cantores de Valles, y gran topada entre Raúl Orduña y Los Trovadores y Javier Rodríguez y Sus Huapangueros.
Announcing the 3rd Annual...
Posted on Wed Sep 3, 2014
Please join us at Texas Folklife's Gallery on Friday 9/12 at 8:00pm for an intimate duo performance by Kamran Hooshmand and Javier Palacios of Ojalá, set against the backdrop of Texas Folklife's current gallery exhibit "Patterns" by Susan Morehead. This occasion will celebrate both new and old connections between Persian and Mexican music, as well as visual themes of...
Posted on Wed Jun 18, 2014
On October 2, 2010, Texas Folklifeand the Border Studies Club of South Texas College, Mid-Valley Campus, hosted a bi-national convening to examine the history and current state of Tejano Conjunto and Norteño music with an engaged group of musicians, scholars, cultural workers, media professionals and the public from both sides of the border. The convening which was free and open to the...