By Anna Alejo

DENVER (CBS4)– The Colorado Youth Mariachis are serenading moms this Mother’s Day. The ‘serenatas’ are a fundraiser for the organization that inspires young people through music and mariachi culture.

(credit: Colorado Youth Mariachis)

For $100, a small group of students will sing three songs, complete with brass and string instruments and decked out in traditional mariachi attire.

The Youth Mariachis can also be seen at the Colfax Art Jam on Saturday, May 7.

(credit: Colorado Youth Mariachis)

The youth mariachi program was founded in 2016 in Commerce City. Student participants learn responsibility, commitment and respect for culture.

LINK: Colorado Youth Mariachis

 

Anna Alejo