Mariachi Vihuelas

Mariachi music is one of the few styles of indigenous music that serves both a utilitarian and an entertainment function.

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The mariachi band is used for many different occasions, such as dances, weddings, and funerals.

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It is not unusual to find the group serenading a young woman on the occasion of her birthday, celebrating a saint’s day, or singing to the mother of one of the band members on her birthday.

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People who enjoy mariachi music like it because it rekindles old memories, takes them to places that are far away, or brings back scenes of childhood.

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To help your little one understand the connection between Mexico and mariachi music, we both listened to and created our very own mariachi vihuelas!

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