Mariachi Divas celebrate 7th Grammy nomination for 12th Album
Feb10

Mariachi Divas celebrate 7th Grammy nomination for 12th Album

MARIACHI DIVAS DE CINDY SHEA RECEIVE SEVENTH GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR TRIBUTO A JOAN SEBASTIAN Y RIGOBERTO ALFARO Los Angeles based all-female ensemble, Mariachi Divas de Cindy Shea, celebrate their 7th GRAMMY nomination for the band’s 12th album titled, Tributo a Joan Sebastian y Rigoberto Alfaro.  The album is nominated in the category of Best Regional Mexican Album (including Tejano).  The 59th GRAMMY Awards ceremony will take...

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Latina of Influence | Leonor Xochitl Perez, Ph.D.
Mar11

Latina of Influence | Leonor Xochitl Perez, Ph.D.

Founder and Director of Mariachi Women, Dr. Leonor Xochitl Perez is one of Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2014 Latinas of Influence.  Follow all of our 2014 Latinas of Influence on twitter with the tag #HLTVLC14 Mariachi Women‘s  Founder and Director, Dr. Leonor Xochitl Perez, began performing mariachi music in the 1970’s at Griffith Junior High School which is located in East Los Angeles.  This was the first youth mariachi group in...

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Event | Viva el Mariachi Femenil Mar 2 – 30, 2014
Mar07

Event | Viva el Mariachi Femenil Mar 2 – 30, 2014

Women’s History Month kicks-off at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse with a special exhibit called “íViva el Mariachi Femenil!” that chronicles over 100 years of women’s engagement and performance in mariachi music both in Mexico and the United States. Curated by mariachi musician and Harvard graduate, Dr. Leonor Xochitl Perez, the exhibit portrays close to 15 years of research, photographs, documents, artifacts,...

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Latinas of Influence | Mariachi Divas
Mar17

Latinas of Influence | Mariachi Divas

Collectively representing over 10 countries, the Grammy Winning Mariachi Divas and one of Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2013 Latinas of Influence. Hispanic Lifestyle will be hosting a Latinas of Influence Reception on April 3, 2013 in Ontario, California. The public is invited to attend, but you need to make a reservation. Follow all of our 2013 Latinas of Influence on twitter with the tag #hltv2013 [highlight]About our Latina of...

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Photos | Mariachi Divas 2013 Grammy Nominees
Feb06

Photos | Mariachi Divas 2013 Grammy Nominees

Directed and founded by trumpet player Cindy Shea in 1999, the Mariachi Divas have made big waves on the national and international music scene. With four GRAMMY nominations, 1 Latin GRAMMY nomination and 1 GRAMMY Award under their belts, the Mariachi Divas are a unique, multicultural, all female ensemble, imbued with the true flavor of Los Angeles and have been represented by women of Mexican, Cuban, Samoan, Argentinean, Colombian,...

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