Artmazing Race: Snite@Night Edition

At the Snite Museum “Artmazing Race” event, Allie and I were able to experience MariachiND in a setting outside of the usual rehearsals we attend.  Suited up in their trajes and totally in their element, we got to see and hear the results of all the hard work we saw them put in at their rehearsals. Below…

Artmazing Race: Snite@Nite Edition

The Snite Museum (on the campus of Notre Dame) hosted an event on November 12th called: “Artmazing Race: Snite@Nite Edition.” At the event, students were able to “travel around the world of the museum” and explore the different galleries on a scavenger hunt. On the hunt, students were encouraged to take frequent stops to hear musical performances…

Interview with Terry Clines

Franny and I had the opportunity to interview Terry Clines. Terry is a member of Notre Dame’s class of 2017 and is one of the musical directors of MariachiND. In our interview, Franny and I asked him a variety of questions regarding the history of the group, the music that they perform, and what draws…

Listen to Mariachi ND

MariachiND is a band at Notre Dame that provides the campus with a source of traditional Mexican music.  Established in 1995, the group performs at events both on and off campus and occasionally participates in Mariachi competitions.  We were able to sit in on a few rehearsals and find out what “traditional Mexican music” actually…

Introducing MariachiND

A dorm chapel is probably one of that last places that comes to mind when you think about where you might hear mariachi music. But every Monday night from 8:30-9:30, the men of Dillon Hall at The University of Notre Dame are treated to the melodies of Mariachi provided by the rehearsals of MariachiND, the premiere…