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A Good Day in the Neighborhood With La Marisoul

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Southland Sessions Presents: From high school operas and drive-thru art exhibitions to Chicano comedies and underground DJ sets—we are showcasing the vibrancy of arts and culture across our city today.

La Marisoul of La Santa Cecilia covers a classic José Alfredo Jiménez song while accompanied by bandmate, guitarist Pepe Carlos, safely from her backyard in Northeast L.A.

Title: Las Ciudades by José Alfredo Jiménez
Presented by: @lasantacecilia
Performed by: La Marisoul with Jose "Pepe" Carlos.
Originally Posted: May 5, 2020

About La Santa Cecilia
La Santa Cecilia exemplifies the modern-day creative hybrid of Latin culture, rock and world music. The group draws inspiration from all over the world, utilizing Pan-American rhythms including cumbia, bossa-nova, rumba, bolero, tango, jazz and klezmer music. (more)

See how Mariachi groups are finding ways to survive and support one another, like Mariachi Aguilas de Oxnard, who took to the fields to celebrate farmers. Featuring special performances by La Marisoul and Quetzal.

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