" THE CITY'S BEST SOUNDING MARIACHI BAND"
- New York Magazine
Why Take Less If You Can Have The Best?
Mariachi Real De Mexico was founded in 1991 by Ramon Ponce and his son Ramon Ponce Jr. In 2016 Mariachi Real De Mexico proudly celebrated its 25th Anniversary with a sold out concert at Carnegie Hall. Mariachi Real De Mexico is considered to be the ambassador of Mariachi music and the most important and sought after mariachi ensemble in New York City and the North East of the United States. Since the beginning Mariachi Real De Mexico has had great acceptance by the general public. They have done countless of public and private events such as: Concerts, Corporate Events, Festivals, VIP, Fundraisers, Weddings, Birthdays and all types of social events.
Mariachi Real De Mexico has celebrated the Birthdays of Bruce Springsteen, Jerry Seinfeld, Naomi Watts, Gwyneth Paltrow, Placido Domingo, Dr Oz, Alfonso Cuaron, Botero and many more. TV appearances include: The Latin Grammys, Conan O'Brien Show, Martha Stewart Show, Late Show with David Letterman, The Wendy Williams Show, The Katie Couric Show, Masters of Reception, David Tutera, Sabado Gigante, Despierta America and many more.
With the help of several organizations Mariachi Real De Mexico founded The Mariachi Academy of New York and it opened its doors on July 2002. MANY is a non-profit organization 501c3 dedicated to teach the beautiful music and tradition of mariachi.