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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Mariachi 7 Leguas headlines La Feria Del Mariachi

The 12th annual “La Feria del Mariachi” will be held at Texas State University April 1-2. The event, sponsored by the Multicultural Music Program in Texas State’s School of Music, will feature a star-studded concert 7 p.m. April 2 in Strahan Coliseum on campus.

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.

Saturday, January 12th, 2008

UIL sanctions Mariachi

The Hays Highway A long-held dream of Hays CISD Trustee Joe Muñoz came true this week, when the University Interscholastic League (UIL) announced that Mariachi will become a UIL-sanctioned state competition starting next year. Muñoz pushed for...