Music Workshops

July 26, 2015

Mariachi Mass with Mariachi Perla de Jose Leon at the Cathedral Basilica of San Jose located at 80 S. Market St, San Jose, CA 95113 at 10:00am.

July 27 – July 30, 2015

Online Registration for Mariachi classes is OPEN

The 2015 SJMFF “Alma, Corazon y Vida” Mariachi music workshops will take place from July 27-29 at San Jose City College and culminate in a day of onsite rehearsals and an evening performance on July 30 at San Jose State University. Classes will be taught by Mariachi directors and instructors based in the SF Bay Area. All music classes will be taught at multiple levels of instruction in order to meet the skill level of each student. Register today!



All music workshops will take place from July 27-29 at San Jose City College located at 2100 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA. 95128.

Download Schedule of Events PDF here. A complete schedule will be printed on the back of your participant badge.

“Alma, Corazon y Vida” Concert will take place on July 30 at San Jose State University, 1 Washington Square, San Jose, CA 95192.



Schedule – 2015

July 27, 2015

7:30am-9:00am Workshop check-in & registration–San Jose City College Theater Lobby

8:30am–9:15am Orientation ALL PARTICIPANTS

9:15am-12:00pm Music Session I

1:00-4:00pm Music Session II

8:00pm Evening Social TBA

JULY 28 & 29, 2015

Second and third day of Workshop classes and rehearsal for “Alma, Corazon y Vida” Concert.
9:00am-12:00pm Music Session III
1:00-4:00pm Music Session IV

JULY 30, 2015

Workshops students and their groups will have the opportunity to perform in the “Alma, Corazon y Vida” Concert on July 30 at San Jose State University.



Logistics for dress rehearsal and sound check for the concert will be announced during the workshops.

Special hotel room rates will be posted on this website in May and will be available to SJMF Festival Workshop participants and their families.


Questions about the Workshops, please contact:

Monica Ramos

Mariachi Festival Workshop Coordinator

(408) 920-6070

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