mariachi mariachi  /ˌmɑ ri ˈɑ tʃi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a group of street musicians in Mexico

Usage(s):

  1. The roar of ice crushers blends with mariachi brass.
  2. A battalion of frock-coated military-academy cadets stood ramrod straight; eight mariachi bands and two brass bands took their positions.
  3. Suddenly maracas and mariachi horns announce the arrival of yet another posse.

News

  1. Young Mariachi singer slammed over Game 3 National Anthem

    Sebastien de la Cruz, 10, the boy who sang the National Anthem at Tuesday night's NBA Finals Game 3, is himself taking some heat from people apparently angry that a Mexican-American was asked to sing the song. De la Cruz, who was born and raised in San Antonio and appeared last year on the TV show "America's Got Talent" as a Mariachi singer, has been targeted by people on social media sites ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

  2. Mariachi band releases their own version of 'Go Spurs Go'

    Mariachi Campanas de América released their own rendition of Go Spurs Go. The video shows the band playing it up on the River Walk and having a good time. Click here for the video.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

  3. The 2nd New York City Mariachi Conservatory Conference to Feature Sebastien de la Cruz from America's Got Talent And ...

    NEW YORK, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Two Dynasties, The Paulino and Hernandez Dynasty, along with NYC's Mariachi Master Apprentice program New York City Mariachi Conservatory, unite passions to promote ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "Not to bash on Shreveport, but this is a huge deal in El Paso, the people really care about it, and it showed," Daniel said. "We had a mariachi band and dancers and cheerleaders and everything else at the airport."
    on Dec 26, 2006 By: Chase Daniel Source: SportingNews.com

  2. "We love Mexico and we go there on vacation ...... yes, everything. We love to hear the Mariachi music, all this stuff," Schwarzenegger said. "But up here, for us to feel sympathetic towards you, you have to carry the American flag and you...
    on Feb 5, 2007 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "It has been my great pleasure and privilege to work with the wonderful musicians of Los Camperos de Nati Cano and the Mariachi Cobre for many years, during which we've developed a personally nuanced approach to the music of the mariachi, both the...
    on May 6, 2009 By: Linda Ronstadt Source: Bizjournals.com

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