Guillermo Velázquez

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Guillermo Velázquez (born 1948) is a Mexican musician from Xichú, best known for his folk music known as "arribeño huapango" and work with the Los Leones De La Sierra De Xichú.[1] The rough guide to World music describes him as "probably the greatest living arribeño trovador".[2] He is a noted organizer and contributor to festivals in Mexico.[3]


  1. ^ "Guillermo Velázquez y Los Leones de la Sierra de Xichú" (in Spanish). El Oficio de Historiar. Retrieved 15 September 2011. 
  2. ^ McConnachie, James (2000). World music: the rough guide. Rough Guides. p. 467. ISBN 978-1-85828-636-5. Retrieved 15 September 2011. 
  3. ^ Suárez, Yolanda Lastra de; Sherzer, Dina; Sherzer, Joel (November 2009). Adoring the saints: fiestas in central Mexico. University of Texas Press. p. 131. ISBN 978-0-292-71980-4. Retrieved 15 September 2011.