Mariachi

We sell many beautiful instruments for many Mariachi Bands! We love their music and so we carry all main lines of Mariachi instruments. Give us a call at 210-224-1010 (Downtown) or 210-525-1010 (Babcock) so that we can get you what you need!

Some featured instruments at Alamo Music Center that we recommend include:

Violin - Knilling & Yamaha

Knilling violins at alamo music centerOutstanding quality and superior value. The Knilling Maestro model violin offers superior materials, workmanship and finish, plus proper set up and quality components, to ensure ease of tuning, tone quality, practical playability, and structural integrity. The top is crafted from select, even grain spruce; the back from beautifully figured maple, with matching ribs, neck and scroll. Fully carved and graduated for superior tone, with genuine inlaid purfling around the top and back to help protect the plates; beautifully shaded, antiqued amber brown spirit varnish; solid ebony nut, pegs, fingerboard, tailpiece, saddle, and endpin ensure durability.

 

Trumpet - B flat Yamaha & King Silver Flair

King Silver Flair b flat trumpet at alamo music centerKing Silver Flair B flat Trumpet

The 2055 Silver Flair offers a .462-inch bore with a responsive 4.9-inch seamless bell for easy projection and control. The Silver Flair also features a 1st valve slide trigger for easy intonation adjustment.

 

 

 Accordion - Roland & Hohner (Click Here)

Vihuela - Lucida

vihuela

Vihuela LG-VH1-Traditionally used as a rhythm guitar for classical and mariachi music, the Vihuela has a signature rounded back, a nato neck and top, a rosewood nut and fingerboard and a spruce bridge. Nato (top, back, sides, neck), classic rounded back, half-herringbone purfling, authentic mexican mariachi strings!

 

 


Guitarron - Lucida

guitarron at Alamo Music Center

Guitarron LG-GR1-The guitarron is considered to be the heartbeat of modern mariachi because of its soulful tone and romantic energy. With traditional Mexico-made guitarron strings, this round-bodied instrument features a nato top and neck, a spruce bridge, decorative wood body binding and elephant ear tuners. Nato top, nato (back, sides & neck), classic rounded back, elephant ear tuning machines, herringbone purfling, inlaid rosette, authentic mexican mariachi strings!

 

 

Classical Guitar - Cordoba & Yamaha

Cordoba C5 classical guitar at alamo music center

C5-One of the original models of the Iberia series, the C5 is a full size acoustic nylon-string guitar with a solid Canadian Cedar top, Mahogany back and sides and a rosewood fingerboard. Handmade in the traditional Spanish style, the C5 also features an all wood inlaid rosette, rosewood binding, hand carved headstock, fan bracing system, and bone nut and saddle.

 

 

 

 

Bajo sexto - Lucida

Bajo sexto at Alamo Music Center

Bajo Sexto LG-BS1-EPrimarily used for bass and chordal accompaniment in a conjunto group, this guitar's lowered tuning gives it a rich, resonant sound. Carefully crafted with a spruce top and mahogany back and sides, this model also features a 4-band EQ pickup. Spruce top, mahogany (back, sides, neck), rosewood fretboard, scale length: 25-1/2", multi colored rosette, black body binding, 4-band EQ pickup.