A Historic Musical Event

The University of California, Riverside Department of Music is honored to host four indigenous Zapotec community based bands. The invited bands represent multiple generations of musicians with the two pioneering bands established in the late 1970’s, in addition to the first youth bands founded in the early 2000s:
Banda Filarmónica Santa Maria Xochixtepec
Banda Yatzachi El Bajo, Los Ángeles CA
Banda Nueva Dinastía de Zoochila
Banda Filarmónica Maqueos Music


¡Booming Bandas! is generously supported by the following