The Texas Tech School of Music will host a concert of Mexican mariachi music this Friday.

The concert will feature Texas Tech's Mariachi Los Matadores and Lubbock High School's Mariachi de Oro. The concert will begin at 8 p.m. in the Hemmle Recital Hall and. The concert is free and open to the public.

Mariachi Los Matadores is directed by Lauryn Salazar, and assistant professor of musicology and highly accomplished Mexican harpist and performer in the award-winning Mariachi Divas de Cindy Shea. Mariachi Los Matadores features students from high-school age to doctoral students, and their degree concentrations span the breadth of the campus's many schools and colleges.