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Texas Folklife

Folk and Traditional Arts of Texas

Eva Ybarra

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  • Posted on Sun Jun 3, 2018
    Thank you to all of our artists, supporters, sponsors, fans, Miller Outdoor Theater and Texas Folklife crew who made the 29th annual Accordion Kings & Queens an incredible success!  Thousands of squeezebox fans braved the June heat and were rewarded handsomly with a beautiful evening of accordion music and dancing.  Texas Folklife's annual multicultural accordion celebration has...
  • Posted on Fri Jul 29, 2016
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  • Posted on Tue Jul 19, 2016
    img_1063resize.jpg Master Artist Eva Ybarra touts a progressive style of conjunto playing. Far from containing her abilities within a traditional style of playing, Ms. Ybarra flies across the ivory buttons on her Gabbanelli accordion; her fingers speed across the various scales to make it almost untraceable to the human eye. Iliana Vasquez, her apprentice, explains her uncommon style in...