Mariachi Nuevo Mexico

Mariachi Nuevo Mexico was formed in May 2000 by five of the most skilled mariachi musicians in the New York region. Now under the direction of our first trumpet player, Rene Perez Diaz, Mariachi Nuevo Mexico features a vihuela, Mexican bass (Guitarrón), violin, and two trumpets.  Also, Mariachi Nuevo Mexico is one of the few… View Article

The Blue Dahlia

Dahlia Dumont: vocals, ukulele, songwriter. Brooklyn-girl, yet a nomad at heart, Dahlia Dumont travelled the world from a very young age, always absorbing the cultural and musical influences in her path. Her Eastern European heritage as well as her years living between France and Senegal as a anthropology student shaped her musical palette, and in… View Article

Columbia University Lion Dance

Columbia University Lion Dance performs high-energy dance forms based on kung fu. Lion dance is usually performed to scare away evil spirits and to summon good luck and fortune. Our goal is to promote knowledge of Chinese traditional dance for both the on-campus and off-campus community. We combine traditional elements of lion dance with a… View Article