All-women mariachi band is blazing a trail

The World

A mariachi band is typically a male-only ensemble of horns and stringed instruments. But the Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles is a band of all women, playing ranchera, a traditional Mexican music. KCLU reporter Caroline Feraday says they are inspiring what they hope is the next generation of players. 

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