High School State Mariachi Competition

Area Competition Dates
( Free admission to all competitions )
NORTH: January 17, 2015 hosted by Fort Worth ISD & held at Trimble Tech HS
CENTRAL: January 17, 2015 hosted by San Antonio ISD, Brackenridge HS
SOUTH: January 24, 2015, hosted by Edinburg CISD
FINALS: February 7, 2015 at Southwest High School Auditorium in San Antonio CLICK FOR SCHEDULE

Congratulations Mariachi Champions 2014

2014 Final Results

- A -
State Champion and 1st place -
Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco HS

2nd place - Premont HS

- AA -
State Champion and 1st place -
Cotulla HS

2nd place - Mathis HS

- AAA -
State Champion and 1st place -
Rio Grande Grulla HS

2nd place - Hidalgo HS
3rd place - Kingsville HM King HS
4th place - Zapata HS
5th place - Port Isabel HS

- AAAA -
State Champion and 1st place -
Rio Grande City HS

2nd place - Roma HS
3rd place - Edcouch-Elsa HS
4th place - San Antonio Brackenridge
5th place - San Antonio Fox Tech HS
6th place - Fort Worth Polytechnic HS

State Champion and 1st place -
McAllen HS

2nd place - Fort Worth Northside HS
3rd place - La Joya Palmview HS
4th place - Sharyland HS
5th place - Southwest HS
6th place - Edinburg North HS
7th place - Eagle Pass HS
8th place - Edinburg Vela HS
9th place - Grand Prairie Academy HS

2014-2015 High School State Mariachi Competition
MASBA Executive Board Members accept a check for $25,000.00 from Mr. & Mrs. Manuel Gonzalez (G2) to sponsor Texas High School Mariachi competition for the 2013-2014 school year. Pictured L-R, Joe Munoz, MASBA Executive Director & Mariachi Coordinator; Juan Aguilera, MASBA Attorney; Louis Reyes III; MASBA Vice-President (Seguin ISD); Juan Rangel, MASBA Immediate Past-President/Treasurer (Fort Worth ISD); Mr.& Mrs. Manuel & Lucy Gonzalez, owners of G2; Gloria Santillan-Casas, MASBA President (La Feria ISD); Danny Bueno, MASBA President-Elect (Ben Bolt ISD); Juan Cabrera, MASBA Attorney. {(not pictured; Gloria Pena, MASBA Secretary (Arlington ISD)}
2015 High School State Mariachi Competition Rules
(Directors Handbook)

2015 Entry Form

Adjudicator’s Evaluation Sheet

Mariachi Student List Form

"The Texas Association of Mariachi Educators (TAME) and the Mexican American School Board members Association (MASBA) have combined forces to create this educationally focused competitive activity for high school mariachi ensembles across Texas. This event is founded on sound educational principles, is compliant with all No Pass/No Play regulations and is designed to provide enriching musical experiences for this genre of fine arts programs in our state."
                Richard Floyd
                   Texas UIL State Director of Music

Congratulations Mariachi Champions

2013 State Champions

Final Results
1st Ben Bolt HS
2nd Premont HS

1st Mathis HS

1st Grulla HS
2nd Kingsville HS
3rd Hidalgo HS
4th Zapata HS

1st Rio Grande HS
2nd Roma HS
3rd Valley View HS
4th Fort Worth Northside HS
5th San Antonio Brackenridge HS

1st Edinburg North HS
2nd Southwest HS
3rd Edinburg Vela HS
4th Laredo Martin HS

2013 Mariachi Finals
Ben Bolt HS

2013 Mariachi Finals
Premont HS

2012 State Champions

Information and questions regarding
venue and logistics:

Joe F. Munoz
Coordinator, MASBA Mariachi Competition
(512) 423.0291       CLICK TO EMAIL

Information and questions regarding
music & judging:

Juan B. Ortiz
Asst. Coordinator, MASBA State Mariachi Competition
Master Mariachi Instructor (National Endowment of the Arts-Washington D.C.)
Composer-Arranger (BMI), Performer (Founder and director of Mariachi Campanas de
America and Lecturer of Mariachi Education
Music Faculty Palo Alto College
1400 W. Villaret San Antonio, TX. 78224
(210) 486.3228 or (210) 884.5529       CLICK TO EMAIL