Ballet Folklorico de Colores will participate in a Dia de Muerto Celebration at Central Texas College at the Anderson plaza. Both MECCA musicians and dancers will be performing. They will perform Hispanic music and dance.See More
MECCA accordion band will be in a Junetenth Parade in downtown Killeen, Texas (near city hall) . Musicians will be a trailer pulled by a pickup truck. Parade starts at 6:00 p.m. Be there at 5:30 p.m.See More
A tentative bluegrass jam session is planned to take place during the annual clogging convention in Waco, Texas. Time to be determined later.We will probably also have a recruiting booth at the convention during the day.See More
The MECCA Accordion band will perform at a flag retirement ceremony at the American Legion Post 223, Killeen, Texas. ( downtown Killeen ) The program will consist of patriotic music and the playing of bugle calls. Please RSVP if you can perform. Our playing will start at 5:45 pm. Be there at 5:30 p.m. We will play patriotic music.See More
This video conference will cover bluegrass music with demonstrations of the instruments, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar. Also the piano and button accordion will be discussed and presented. These are the two instruments that were used for dancing and entertainment in the early days of Texas. The cultures that brought this music/dance to Texas will be discussed.
The workshop given by Eddie Collins - Essentials of bluegrass jam session wiill be done in the KPLE-TV studio in Killeen, Texas. It will be video-recorded in front of a live audience. This TV stations can be seen in a 45 mile radius of Killeen, Texas. Eddie Collins will have his four piece band assist with the workshop