Description

Mariachi Las Alte√±as is an all-female mariachi group that is making waves across the United States. Their mission is to achieve excellence as overall musicians and performers and to raise the standards for women in mariachi music. Las Alte√±as has a complete instrumentation, which includes five violins, two trumpets, a guitarron, vihuela, and guitar creating a full mariachi sound acknowledged in the industry. Their signature colorful trajes de charro and vocal harmonies draw abundant crowds to their performances. They are known for their musical diversity, which appeals to crowds of all generations. The name Las Alte√±as is taken from the birthplace of mariachi music, Jalisco, Mexico. The higher region, Los Altos de Jalisco, is an area described as being near the top of the world, and fans say these ladies are up there! Celebrating 17 years as ‘Texas’s Finest Female Mariachi,’ Las Alte√±as has been able to share their music at some of the most prestigious venues throughout the US. Mariachi Las Alte√±as recently finished their 15th-year anniversary album which was released on all digital platforms in the fall of 2017. Photo by Edward Benavides Tilde Photography.

Additional information

Discipline

Music

Contact name

Valerie Vargas

Contact address

306 Oblate Dr. San Antonio TX 78216

Phone 1

210-340-0128

Phone 2
Email

mariachilasaltenas@yahoo.com

Public performance

$500 – $1500

School performance

$500 – $1000

Workshop fees

$500 – $2000

Travel per diem lodging

$2000 – $10000

City

San Antonio

Website

http://www.mariachilasaltenas.com

Special audiences

Festivals, Hands-on activities, Libraries, People with disabilities, Schools, Seniors

School audiences

Elementary, High, Middle, Pre-K

Venue size

Larger, Medium, Smaller, Unplugged, Very Large

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