Mexican Music

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Carlos Chavez String Quartet
... The Carlos Chavez String Quartet is a Mexican based string quartet (previously known as "The Russian American String Quartet") founded by cellist Alain ... resides in Mexico City and performs a broad spectrum of mainstream classical music repertoire while maintaining a high profile in promoting Mexican music from the ... Quartet's director Alain Durbecq created a recording series entitled Unknown Mexican Quartets (Cuartetos Mexicanos Desconocidos) a research project endeavouring to recover ...
Traditional Genres Of Mexican Music - Traditional Folk - By Types of Ensembles - Mariachi
... United States, and is considered representative of Mexican music and culture ... This style of music is played by a group consisting of five or more musicians that wear charro suits ... Some say it comes from the French word mariage because it was the type of music often played at weddings ...

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