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New audiences for Mexican music

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Alternate title:New generation of Latino artists
Summary:The first part of the program describes banda, a popular dance music that originated in Mexico over a century ago and is now sweeping Los Angeles. The second part of the program features the Texas-based mariachi band, Campanas de América. The third part of the program examines Tejano music, and its most popular performer, Selena y los Dinos.
Contributor:Rodriguez, Joe
Gerza, Eduardo
Selena 1971-1995
Provider:KLRN (Television station : San Antonio, Tex.)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Campanas de América (Musical group)
Dinos (Musical group)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Texas
Topical subjects:Mexican Americans Texas Music
Hispanic American musicians
Tejano music
Tejano musicians
Dance music United States
Popular music Texas History and criticism
Popular music United States History and criticism
Selena 1971-1995
Campanas de América (Musical group)
Dinos (Musical group)
Credits:Narrators, Joe Rodriguez, Eduardo Garza. Camera, Alberto Dominguez, Alex Velez, Sergio Gonzales.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Latin American Studies
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