26 Nov MARIACHI VARGAS DE TECALITLAN TO PERFORM ONE NIGHT ONLY IN ANAHEIM
FEBRUARY 15, 2014 AT 8:00 PM
“The Best Mariachi in the World” comes to The City National Grove of Anaheim
Anaheim, Calif.- – (November 26, 2013) – The universally renowned and acclaimed Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlan will perform one night only on Saturday, February 15th at The City National Grove of Anaheim located at 2200 East Katella Avenue in Anaheim.
Internationally acclaimed as “the best mariachi in the world,” the group comes to The City National Grove of Anaheim for a rare Orange County-area appearance. Ticket prices start at $43.25 and are available at http://www.ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000 or at The City National Grove of Anaheim Box Office. For more information, please call (909) 920-9000.
Originally founded by Don Gaspar Vargas, Manuel Mendoza and two violinists in the town of Tecalitlan, Mexico in 1898, this mariachi group has since starred in more than 200 movies, recorded dozens of albums of pasodobles, valses, bailables, polkas, and danzones, as well as collaborated with various artists including Juan Gabriel and Linda Ronstadt.
Today the group is composed of three trumpets, one harp, one vihuela, guitar, guitarron, guitara and five violins. With this ensemble, a new sound has been brought to light that crosses all international borders. Their music today now ranges from traditional sones to classical works as well as other styles that continue to enchant their worldwide audience.