Instrument: maracas & vocals
Interests: exploring & crafting
members of the 9 person Lucero family (2 parents & 7 children).
The Lucero family moved to Chicago from New Mexico in 2015
for all of the opportunities that a larger city can provide.
Their musical story starts with the eldest sons who began performing
with their father in public at 3 and 4 years old.
In the last two years, Cielito Lindo has been invited to perform with
2 Grammy winning artist and at the National Museum of Mexican Art,
WGN morning news, WGN Radio, Old Town School of Folk Music,
Navy Pier and Allstate Arena. The group focuses mainly on “mariachi”
and the traditional music of Mexico but perform the occasional
a cappella & English pop song. These musicians use their powerful voices
in combination with the guitar, vihuela, guitarron, & trumpet to make
beautiful acoustic music. Their repertoire includes bolero, ranchera,
cumbia, huagpango & son. Established in 2013, Cielito Lindo has performed
for over 100 events both in and around Illinois. call or text 312 . 721 . 9115