Date(s) - 01/23/2019
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Light Hall Theater
Flor de Toloache
All Female Mariachi Band
Wednesday 01/23 | 7 p.m. at Light Hall Theater
$15; Free for WNMU Students, Faculty and Staff with their Mustang ID
Tickets available at the Office of Cultural Affairs,575-538-6469 in Hunter Hall on the WNMU Campus or
BUY YOUR TICKET ONLINE (sold out)
Free admission with Mustang Card. Please pick up tickets in advance at the Office of Cultural Affairs.
Latin Grammy® nominated female band, Flor de Toloache continue to win the hearts of music fans both mainstream and traditional mariachi fans alike through their distinct vision and enlightened interpretation of traditional mariachi instruments. The band’s diverse ethnicities and musical backgrounds are transcending culture and gender by forging new paths for mariachi music. Like the legendary Toloache flower used in Mexico today as a love potion, the ladies of Flor de Toloache cast a spell over their audiences with soaring vocals and physical elegance.
The New York City based band and first all-women Mariachi, is led by co-directors Mireya I. Ramos, (founder) on violin and Shae Fiol (original member) on vihuela, the band also features Julie Acosta on trumpet and Eunice Aparicio on guitarron. Accolades continue to build for Flor De Toloache. Nominated for a Latin Grammy® in the Best Ranchera Album category for their self-produced debut album Mariachi Flor De Toloache, they have graced international stages from Asia to Europe and the U.S., recently supporting Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys new side-project, The Arcs. A promising career lies ahead for these graceful starlets.