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Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán

Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlán is a Mexican folk ensemble of mariachi music created in 1897 by Gaspar Vargas. From 1950 it has been under the artistic guidance of Rubén Fuentes. The group's musical direction had been the responsibility of Don Jose "Pepe" Martínez from 1975 to around 2013-14. Now the ensemble is under the direction of Carlos Martínez (ex-director of Mariachi Nuevo Tecalitlan).

Birth and Death Data: Born 1897

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MBS-067114 10-in. before 9/9/1941 El corrido de Chihuahua Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán ; Lucha Reyes Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor MBS-067115 10-in. before 9/9/1941 El Juan Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán ; Lucha Reyes Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Musical group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán," accessed October 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108046.

Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108046.

"Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 19 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108046

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