Viva las Aguilas, Akins HS Mariachi

Mariachi Ensemble

Requirements for this ensemble are that you are enrolled in a performing music ensemble for a grade (band, guitar, orchestra, choir, etc). Mariachi is a newly added course to Akins, if interested or need more information, please email Ms. Lopez.  

Guitar  Class Materials

  • You will need your own instrument: Violin, Guitar, Trumpet
  • You will need your own instrument materials: bow, rosin, strings, picks, slide grease, valve oil
  • Instruments provided are: Guitarron & Vihuela​.


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Thomas Mann, M.M.

Fine Arts Department Chair

Director of Orchestras, Classical Guitar Ensembles, The New Music Ensemble, and AP Music Theory