Originally from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Maestra Teresa Velez has participated in multiple groups around the state of Nuevo Leon including: Ballet Municipal de Nuevo Leon de Enrique Estrada in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Ballet Folklorico del Estado de Nuevo Leon de Jose I. Ibarra in Monterrey Nuevo Leon, Instituto de Investigacion y Difusion de la Danza de Mexico Delegacion Nuevo Leon, and Ballet Folklórico Nayapan de Patricia Guerrero in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.
She has extended her knowledge in the Folklorico community as founder and director of various groups such as: Ballet Folklórico Palenque in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon. In California she founded and directs Paso del Norte Ballet Folklórico de Teresa Velez in Placentia CA. She currently serves as Treasurer for Coalicion de Folkloristas Unidos in Los Angeles, CA.
At DUF 2017
1st Grade: Jalisco, Nuevo Leon, Yucatan (beg/int)
Maestra Velez will cover the following material in class: Nuevo Leon Region Centro …Polka Los Gorgoritos (estilo tradicional del maestro Enrique Estrada) Jalisco ….La Mula Balla (son antiguo de Jalisco) Yucatan ….Danza Cabeza de Cochino
Students should bring: Falda de practica , zapatos o botines de folklor , pañuelo.
DUF 2017 “Alma Indigena” will take place on April 7, 8 & 9 in Fresno, CA.
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Early Registration now through 12/20/16
Regular Registration 12/21/16 through 2/8/17
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