The Roots of Tejano and Conjunto Music


Subject:
Musical Genres , Music , Conjunto , Latin , Popular Music , Tejano

Description:
"Music excerpts, liner notes, and photos" about the music of Mexican-Americans. Includes information on Tejanos; Norteños; musical styles of conjunto , orquesta tejana , Tex-Mex, and La Onda Chicana (The Chicano Wave); musicians Beto Villa, Isidro Lopez, Narciso Martínez, and Lydia Mendoza; early commercial recordings; record producers Armando Marroquín and Hymie Wolf; and accordions. Originally appeared on recordings from El Cerrito, California-based Arhoolie Records. From Craig Schroer, a librarian at the University of Texas at Austin.

Creator:
Schroer, Craig

Publisher:
University of Texas at Austin

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/benson/border/arhoolie2/raices.html


PID= res:lii-6230