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Conjunto

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Conjunto

Conjunto

Conjunto

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Scott traveled to San Antonio, Texas, where he visited with Santiago Jimenez, a third generation accordian player who plays in the tradition of a Texas-Mexican style called "conjunto." Scott talks with Santiago about this dying culture and listens to the sounds of Jimenez and his band. (18:00)
For more on conjunto music, click here.