El Violín ~ Patrick Contreras
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 @ 6pm
in the Performing Arts Building
El Violin’s music is a blend of Mariachi, Soul and Rock that can best be described as Chicano Violin Music. From originals to explosive covers of Santana, you don’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind experience!
Born in Fresno, California; Patrick Contreras “El Violin” has blended his unique style of playing with influences from Mariachi, Rock and Soul into a sound best described as Chicano Violin music. He has opened for artists such as B.B. King, Al Jarreau, Stanley Clarke, and others. Patrick thrills audiences wherever he goes with his original music and explosive interpretations of rock legends like Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin. Follow the story of El Violin at @iamelviolin on Instagram and Twitter.
Get a preview here: https://youtu.be/rIppRwJZaUk