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Celeste Curiel

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Texas State’s Curiel wins top award at mariachi competition

Celeste Curiel, a Texas State University music student, became the first Bobcat to win "Best Mariachi Vocalist in the U.S." at the Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza competition in San Antonio.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

Texas State soloist wins Mariachi meet

Texas State never even entered soloists in the Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza until 2008. But today, Texas State has a winner in the San Antonio competition held last weekend. Celeste Curiel, a student Texas State's School of Music,...