This is the time of the year that many in the Southwest celebrate the memories of loved ones now departed, with Dia de los Muertos,The Day of the Dead. This Sunday, the holiday will be celebrated with a very special concert at the Herberger Theater featuring the internationally recognized Mariachi Champaña Nevín with the students of Rosie’s House and the Phoenix Boys Choir. K-Bach's Jane Hilton is joined by Dr.Jeff Nevin, Trumpet Virtuoso and founder of Mariachi Champaña Nevín.
Trumpet virtuoso Jeff Nevin and Symphonic Mariachi Champaña Nevín will be also joined onstage by Mónica Ábrego, the stunningly talented opera and ranchera singer; José Luis Duval, direct from Mexico City by way of the Met in New York; and Rafael Palomar, one of the most famous mariachi musicians in the world.
The performance will benefit the Phoenix Boys Choir and Rosie’s House: A Music Academy for Children.For tickets and details, visit the Herberger Theater website.
Check out a video of Mariachi Champaña Nevín here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SF_5ZTy6G5I&feature=player_embedded