Mexican Mariachi Legend Don Jose “Pepe” Martínez Has Died

Remembered as one of the greats of the contemporary mariachi music scene, he served as long term Music Director of the Mexican folk ensemble, Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán

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Mexican composer, arranger and violinist Don José “Pepe” Martínez has passed away, from complications of diabetes and pneumonia – aged 74.

Remembered as one of the greats of the contemporary mariachi music scene, he served as long term Music Director of the Mexican folk ensemble, Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán.

Our condolences are with Mr Martinez’s family, friends, colleagues and students.

DON JOSE ‘PEPE’ MARTINEZ | MARIACHI VARGAS DE TECALITLAN

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