Find a mariachi band near Perth Amboy, NJ

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Good day and congratulations on planning your event I would love to provide all the hyperness and energy that you need to make it memorable. I specialize in Caribbean Hip-Hop & Afrobeats music. Radio DJ for 99.3 FM, Brooklyn NY. With my talents I strive to provide excellent service for all of your night life promotion photography and DJ needs. Anywhere from premium product placement, On-Site Advertisement, E-mail and Phone Blast to give your event the maximum availability and awareness. Photography is our Specialty we cater to concerts, baby showers, weddings, fashion shows, open-mics, comedy shows, clubs lounges and bars and many more. We also have an option for a 360 PhotoBooth. Beautiful Bartenders & Hookah services can be provided as well with the healthiest brand of shisha on the market. We aim to give the classiest chic experience Anything your heart desires our photographers will be there to capture that moment with crystal clarity. Our DJ's specialize in all genres of music Reggae, Hip-Hop, Soca, Dancehall, Top 40, and EDM just to name a few. Great personality, communication and hosting skills so your guest will be entertained all night. Top of the line equipment for excellent sounds quality. Our prices can't be beat so please contact C.E.O Markus Metellus IG: easymoneymarkus FB: easymoney markus 6468295044 - Text Preferred FASTEST SERVICE Contact us for your special quote today. I would love to provide the musical service for your wedding Yes I can provide a fog machine and a 360 Photo Booth. Please keep in mind the price may fluctuate the more services requested Please feel free to call text my phone for more details 6468295044See more
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What is a mariachi band?

Mariachi bands are rooted in Mexican culture. Traditional mariachi bands consisted of two or more members playing stringed instruments, wearing regional costumes adapted from the charro (Mexican horseman or cowboy). Modern mariachi bands, which are likely what you’re looking for when searching for a mariachi band for hire, feature at least four members who play stringed instruments (violin, vihuela, bass guitar called guitarron) and one or more trumpets. The costumes have remained the same, but now trumpets are synonymous with mariachi music. Mariachi bands for hire often play a wide range of music, including styles originating from Mexico and adopted from elsewhere. These include jarabes, waltzes, serenades, corridos (Mexican ballads), ranchera, cumbia, and more. Mariachi bands for hire bring a festive and soulful element to a party, birthday, wedding, corporate affair, fundraiser or community event. UNESCO has inscribed mariachi music on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

How much does a mariachi band cost?

A mariachi band will bring your party or event alive with their fabulous costumes, beautiful playing and strong vocals. The cost of a mariachi band for hire will depend on how many players are in the group. Each musician in a performance group needs to be paid, so pricing is usually based on the number of mariachis (musicians), the location of the event (and travel time required), and the length of the performance. Day of the week also affects cost, as does day — Christmas, New Year’s Eve and other major holidays will cost more than regular days. The national average cost for live bands of all types ranges between $740 and $1,200. Depending on where you live and regional rates for performers, you might expect to pay between $65 and $120 per hour, per player. Mariachi groups may have 12-15 players available for performance at one time, depending on your budget. Here are some examples of how the number of players affects average cost:

  • Four mariachis: $300 per hour for weeknights, $400 per hour for weekends.
  • Five mariachis: $350 per hour for weeknights, $400-$450 per hour for weekends. Weekends may have a minimum number of hours.
  • Six mariachis: $400 per hour for weeknights, $450-$500 per hour for weekends.

How many mariachis can a band have?

A mariachi band for hire can have as many players as you like. Modern mariachi bands typically have a minimum of four players with the trumpet playing a vital musical role along with stringed instruments such as the violin, guitarrón (a Mexican bass guitar with a deep body), vihuela (a Spanish stringed guitar) and guitar. Strong vocals are also an important component of mariachi bands for hire, since one or more of the players will be singing during the performance. For a truly spectacular show, you can hire a mariachi band with 15 or more players. The medley of stringed instruments, multiple trumpets, soaring vocals, and even an accordion or harp is powerful and beautiful. Mariachis typically wear the traditional costume of charros — Mexican horsemen. The look is a very regal, monotone suit, often in black or white, with silver adornments and embroidery. Mariachi bands often wear sombreros as well. Traditional mariachi bands were only made up of two or more players, according to a UNESCO report celebrating the cultural heritage of the musical style. The style of music originated in the state of Jalisco. Now the style of music is symbolic of Mexico but is celebrated all over the world, and adds a fabulous vibrancy to any group’s events, parties and weddings.

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