CCT: Fiesta del Norte

{Folklife & Traditional Arts Artist}


Fiesta del Norte
{Fiesta del Norte}
Program: Fiesta del Norte is an interactive Mariachi band that performs traditional Mexican folk and popular music on authentic instruments. Musicians dressed in customary charro outfits interweave songs, translations, storytelling, joyful gritos, and cultural insights. The ensemble performs at festivals, schools (K-12), libraries, town greens, and senior facilities. Concerts (with three to eight musicians) can be bilingual and include Mexican dancers. Workshops and performances add a sensorial exploration of Mexico through music, instruments, and cultural celebrations, like Cinco de Mayo and Mexican Halloween.

Requirements: 20 x 12 space, one electrical outlet. The group can bring a sound system.

Audience: All ages

Fees: $400 and up.

Contact Information:
David Giardina
146 Naubuc Ave., East Hartford, CT 06118