[JPL] Musicos mexicanos

Paul Combs pcomb at comcast.net
Thu May 7 00:16:16 EDT 2009

Jackie Ryan's mother is also Mexican. And unless I am mistaken, you can 
hear a bit of the Spanish accent when she speaks.



Arturo Gomez wrote:
> Larry Coryell is of Mexican descent on his mother’s side. There was a
> significant Mexican musicians presence in New Orleans in the late 1800s and
> Sydney Bechet’s first music teacher was a Mexican. To this day in the French
> Quarter there is a tribute monument to Mexico’s Benito Juárez on Rampart
> Street.

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