Conjunto Girls Performingin Austin,Texas, state Capitol
It's a Women;s conjunto worldin Latin MusicShowcaseat Austin’s Jovita's Restaurant.JoannaRamirez con LarryLange and his Lonely Knights, GinaChavez,Mary Welch y Los CuranderosandSusanTorres y Conjunto Clemencia. These are conjunto girlsat the State Capital of Austin, Texas.
Conjunto Califas, Visalia, California, has recentlyreleased a brand new album appropriately titled,OVERDUE.Staying with the latest trends, the album includesthe cumbia,“
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written andsung by Alfredo Saenz, Jr, bajo player, andvocalist of the group.In addition, the other songs included in the newcd are:
“Lamento de Un Prisionero,”“Por Jugarme Traicion,”“Regalame Un Besito,” “Mienteme Mas,”“La Historia de un Amor,” “Califas Mix,”“Soy de Tejas”“Vencido,’“Daddy’sHome,”
and a special accordion duet with MartinHernandez and James Moreno
.”The rest of the band members include Alfredo M.Saenz, bajosexton;Jaime Moreno, accordion;Steven Martinez, bass; Jimmy“Papa”Moreno,road crew and special guest: Martine Hernandezon accordion in“
.”The band, one of few Texas conjunto style artistsin the San Joaquin Valley, California, continues toplay and perform throughout the west and theUSA.Recently, Califas performed at the annualGuadalupe Cultural Arts conjunto festival in SanAntonio where they charmed the audience andblasted some of thebest conjunto licks ever.
And, Freddie,yes,you were overdue on this one.
A great recording. Congratulations, from theSouth Texas Conjunto Association, Rio GrandeValley.Conjunto Califas can be contacted firstname.lastname@example.org.Facebook.com/pages/califas.