Whilst making no claims to be stylistically authentic,
this little piece aims to capture the infectious spirit of mariachi, a
word whose origins are lost in the mists of time, but which describes not only
the performers (on guitars, vihuelas, violins, trumpets and harp) but also the
Their music speaks of love, passion, politics, life in
the country and revolutionary heroes but is unerringly uplifting in style and
immediately recognisable as the spirit of Mexico.