World Music Series: Mariachi las Olas de S.B.

Event Date: 

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 12:00pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

Event Price: 

Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230

Mariachi las Olas de S.B. performs as part of the World Music Series on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl. Admission is free! Mariachi las Olas de SB performs in recognition of El Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead which is observed on November 2nd, celebrated widely throughout most of North America and Latin America with community and private remembrances of loved ones who have passed on. Altars are created consisting of the deceased's favorite personal articles, food, flowers, and music. Members of Mariachi las Olas will take you on a sonic journey with some of the music heard throughout homes and gravesites, during this cultural celebration. Co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.

World Music Series