Beyond La Bamba

In the story of two young musicians who leave home to follow their dreams, Mexico’s 300-year-old son jarocho tradition comes to life. From the rural roots of Veracruz to the urban rhythms of the Midwest, these musicians forge new lives but remain true to their music.

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Marco Villalobos and Dafodil Altan
Berkeley, CA


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