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March 11th, 2013
Girls of Conjunto

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girls of conjunto accordion

Latino_USABy Delaney Hall, Laitno USA

Meet the Garza sisters. Playing Tex-Mex Conjunto music publicly used to be the sole domain of men…till sisters Lala and Marcella took up the accordion and the drums. They’re back on the scene after many years. Delaney Hall brings us this story from Stories from Deep in the Heart.

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This article was first published in Latino USA.

DelaneyHall-150x150Delaney Hall is a radio producer and multimedia reporter in Austin, TX. She’s the lead producer of the Austin Music Map, a community documentary project based at KUTX and produced in collaboration with the Association of Independents in Radio and Zeega.

[Photo courtesy Latino USA]

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