WHO WE ARE

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With 10 years of experience and passion, we’ve played in 10 states, 300 venues, and to over one million people across the world!

Here are some highlights from 2015:

  • 30 performances at the New York Botanical Garden’s Rose Hall for the blockbuster Frida Kahlo Exhibit
  • 25 in-school lecture demos
  • 7 multi-week residencies
  • Performances in 5 different states (NY, NJ, Maine, Connecticut and Florida)

Mexico Beyond Mariachi is based in New York City.

THE ENSEMBLE

  • Peter Basil Bogdanos

    (Co-founder, Executive Director)

    Narrator, Jarana, Percussion

  • Alda Reuter

    (Co-founder, Artistic Director)

    Dance, Flute, Percussion, Vocals

  • Juan Lucero

    “MVP”

    Dance, Requinto, Jarana, Vihuela, Vocals

  • Sinuhé Padilla-Isunza

    (Musical Director)

    Jarana, Leona, Vocals

  • Mireya Ramos

    Vocals, Violin, Guitarron

  • Claudia Valentina

    Dance, Vocals

RECENT GUEST ARTISTS

  • Andres Flores

    Jarana, Percussion, Dance

  • Felipe Fournier

    Vibrophone, Percussion

  • Benjamin de Jesus Gonzalez

    Harp, Violin

  • Claudio Vega

    Jarana, Quinto

  • Cecilia Ortega

    Dancer/Jarana

  • George Saenz