Film, Video Los Texmaniacs: Traditional Conjunto Dance Music from Texas

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Title
Los Texmaniacs: Traditional Conjunto Dance Music from Texas
Summary
Los Texmaniacs mix the simplest yet finest ingredients of Texas music to create a sound solidly rooted in tradition, exploding with contemporary vitality. Their versatility has led them to perform at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, the International Accordion Festival, the Kennedy Center, the Governor of Texas Ball, and many major festivals overseas in countries such as Germany, Holland and Spain.
Event Date
September 11, 2013
Notes
-  Los Texmaniacs is a conjunto band created by Max Baca in 1997. Baca wanted to create a band that incorporated elements from genres such as rock and roll and jazz while still honoring the roots of conjunto tejano.
Related Resources
American Folklife Center: https://www.loc.gov/folklife/
Running Time
1 hours 13 minutes 29 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video

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