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Mariachi, string music, song and trumpet

UNESCO: Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity - 2011 URL: Description: Mariachi is a traditional music and fundamental element of Mexican culture, transmitting values, heritage, history and different Indian languages. Traditional Mariachi ensembles include trumpets, violins, the vihuela and "guitarr?n" (bass guitar), and may have four or more musicians who wear regional costumes adapted from the charro costume. Modern Mariachi music includes a wide repertoire of songs from different regions of the country and musical genres. Musicians learn by ear from father to son and through performances at festive, religious and civil events. Country(ies): Mexico ? 2010 by C?mara de comercio de Jalisco Duration: 00:09:34 - Support: DVD (0057500022)
Length: 09:34


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