Conjunto Hall of Famers.

Thursday_673x324THURSDAY, MAY 17
PROGRAM # 8331 12:00 PM PT

Conjunto Hall of Famers.

On the eve of this year’s edition of the traditional Tejano Conjunto Festival three-day concert in San Antonio, cultural leaders are honoring legends of Tex-Mex music by inducting them into the Conjunto Hall of Fame at San Antonio’s historic Guadalupe Theater. This year’s honorees are popular singer Emilio Navaira and Radio Bilingüe’s long-time “Onda Tejana” host Alma Garza, who received a posthumous recognition. Conjunto accordion master Felipe Pérez and veteran composer and singer Samuel Ramos Jr were also honored. This is a live broadcast from the studios of Texas Public Radio in San Antonio.

Guests: Felipe Pérez, Accordion Master, Felipe Pérez y sus Polkeros, Corpus Christi, TX; Samuel Ramos Jr, Singer and Composer, Los Tesoros de Samuel Ramos, San Benito, TX; Raulito Navaira, Grupo Remedio, San Antonio, TX.

Photo: texasconjuntomusic.org

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