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Tribute to la Musica Chicana — History/Influences on Music by Mexican American Musicians

Presented by Austin Public Library at Austin Central Library, Austin TX

Sep 22 2019
Tribute to la Musica Chicana — History/Influences on Music by Mexican American Musicians

The second of a series with a music performance art piece that chronicles the influence and history on the Mexican American culture. The Bronze Community Band is a group of seasoned musicians that will perform a myriad of genres.

As part of the Austin Public Library’s Hispanic Heritage Month activities, The Bronze Community Band Project presents “Tribute To La Musica Chicana, The History and Influences on Music by Mexican American Musicians,” the second of a series with a music performance art piece that chronicles the influence and history on the Mexican American culture from the 1930s -1960. The Bronze Community Band is a group of seasoned musicians that will perform a myriad of genres created over the years,

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ADMISSION INFO

Free admission

Contact: 512-799-0815

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

There will be two 45 minute sets, with an explanation of the dates for the influence of each song, and in between each set, there will be a 20 minute presentation by Ramon Hernandez, Music Historian (with archives at the TSU Witliff Collections).

There will be exhibitors, including the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center staff to provide children’s activities and provide information on the upcoming programs.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Austin Central Library

710 W Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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