is a musical CD project that will include original music written by Juan Tejeda and traditional Conjunto/Tejano covers with accordion and bajo sexto. The CD will feature musical styles ranging from Indigenous cantos and corridos to blues and jazz. Raiz XicanX illustrates the diversity and synthesis that is Xicanx/Conjunto/Tejano music with roots firmly rooted in American musical traditions. Tejeda will perform on the UNAM Stage at Luminaria 2018.
This project is funded by NALAC.