Free mariachi concert in Glen Echo Park -- Gazette.Net


Enjoy an evening of music by Mariachi Tesoro de San Fernando at Glen Echo Park on Tuesday, Nov. 20 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Admission is free.

The band showcases the talents of advanced students from the award-winning arts-in-education program, California Mariachi Master Apprentice Program (MMAP).

The program unites Grammy award-winning mariachi masters with community youth who are ready to advance their skills as mariachi musicians. Under the musical direction of Jesus Guzman, the program provides professional instrumental technique development, vocal coaching, music theory education, and performance etiquette, while enhancing repertoire that emphasizes the traditional and popular mariachi music forms.

Doors open at 7:15 p.m. in the Ballroom Annex. Glen Echo Park is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd.

For more information email or call 301-634-2222. The concert is presented by the Glen Echo Park Partnership.