The McAllen High Mariachi Oro earned multiple accolades and honors Saturday, June 19, 2021, at the State UIL Contest in Seguin, Texas.
The six-time state champion Mariachi Oro earned the State UIL Sweepstakes Award, Straight Division 1 Superior Ratings from all three Judges and earned Outstanding Performer Medals for every group member. Every student in the Mariachi Oro was recognized not only as an Outstanding Instrumentalist but also as an Outstanding Vocalist.
McAllen HS Mariachi Oro (2021 State UIL Contest Show) 1. Pueblo Alteño (Comp./Hipólito Puentes, Arranged & Adapted/A. Treviño, B. Aldava, V. Figueroa) 2. Ya No Me Vengas A Llorar (Comp./Samuel Lozano, Adapted/A. Treviño, B. Aldava, V. Figueroa) 3. La Vieja (Comp. Unknown, Arranged/J.E. López).