Mariachi Mastery La Maestria del Mariachi
By Jeffrey Nevin
Student Book and Audio Access Online
This comprehensive resource includes lessons, songs for performance, graded exercises, and tips. Each graded exercise helps students learn to play in the correct style – from Ranchera Valseada to Son Jalisciense. Each book includes exercises and tips specific to that instrument to guide students' musical advancement towards performing mariachi music in the authentic style. The audio access that comes with each student book is ideal for home practice use. The audio access is mastered so that students can either hear the armonia and melody instruments together, or separate them out to listen more closely to their own part. This series is perfect for students who have completed one year of study on their instrument. With flexible instrumentation and careful scoring, Mariachi Mastery allows you to simultaneously teach violin, trumpet, guitarrón, armonía, viola, cello, bass, and/or harp students all together in one room. Each book includes exercises and tips specific to that instrument to guide students' musical advancement towards performing mariachi music in the authentic style. Songs include: De Colores, La Bamba, La Llorona, Tristes Recuerdos, and El Caballito!