“Thank you for the amazing performance, Dave! I've been getting congratulated for the event all week. The success is also yours. I will keep Fiesta del Norte in mind always.”
— Eva Ballester, Bryant University, Smithfield, RI
“On behalf of the Mexican Committee for Yankee Homecoming we want to thank you and your band members for a wonderful, memorable performance which made our event!”
— Peg Fredrickson, Committee Chairperson, Newburyport, MA
"Thank you so, so much for your amazing performance at our wedding on October 6. We were so thrilled and everyone loved it! We really appreciated it and it couldn't have turned out better! Thank you again."
—Sophia & Chris Capuano
“Dave, Thanks for a great professional appearance at the fair yesterday. All of the bands really delivered but I wanted you to know that I heard the most from people about you guys. A real fun show!”
— Andy Smith, Entertainment Chair, Willimantic Downtown Country Fair, Willimantic, CT
“Fiesta del Norte provided excellent entertainment: attractive presentation in costume, cheerful demeanor, wonderful instrumental playing and beautiful singing. They provided the kind of music I expected and engaged the audience, inviting their participation. They were very personable and accommodating and my guests enjoyed them immensely. We were extremely pleased and highly recommend them.”
— Yvonne Alexander, private events contractor, Stormville, NY
"Thank you so much. You guys where perfection."
“Your program today was a HUGE SUCCESS! Your warm personality and ability to get the students to participate in the singing and dancing made this a memorable program. Thanks!”
— Joy Clew, Woodrow Wilson Middle School, Middletown, CT
“Fiesta del Norte came to present to our theme based arts and world languages schools. They immediately connected with our students and staff. They performed a variety of Mexican music as well as helped to teach the students about the culture. Our students were engaged for the entire performance. We look forward to have them back again in the future.”
— Emil S. Kopcha, Principal Sunset Ridge School Elementary Academy of Arts and World Languages
“Fiesta del Norte is a vibrant, energetic music ensemble that makes valuable contributions to the promotion of Mexican and Latin American cultures.“
— Juan Daniel Brito, Social Worker, Mary Hooker Elementary School, Hartford, CT
"Dave and the other two in the trio did a fantastic job at our wedding."
They surprised us with a couple not-so-traditional songs that were perfect for the atmosphere of the party, and were a hit with wide range of ages. Thanks for the can-do attitude and helping make this the best party ever!
—Marshall & Lyriel
“The Music, costumes, and cultural information were terrific. Thank you so much for helping us to celebrate the culture of Mexico in such a fun and exciting way.”
— Sue Jensen, Willes-Turner Memorial Library, Glastonbury, CT
“They were fun, engaging and did a wonderful job with our preschoolers! The woman had a beautiful voice! David brought educational items for our children and helped them learn while having fun. They were the perfect way to celebrate and complete our lessons about Mexico!”
— Mary Popick
“Fiesta del Norte Mariachi Band is probably the best PTO sponsored educational entertainment group I have had the pleasure of seeing in my almost 33 years as a public school teacher. I recommend these very talented musician ‘hands down’ to bring great culture to our young people in any school district.”
— Bruce Coviello, Music Coordinator, Derby Public Schools
“Not only is their music wonderful, but they educate and entertain at the same time. The children learn a lot about the culture and geography of Mexico while enjoying the music. Their rapport with children is remarkable.”
— Kellie O’Donnell, Librarian, Hartford Public Library, 7 New Park Ave, Hartford CT
“Never has learning been so palatable! ”
— Auden diCorcia-D’Amato, Hartford Public Library, Hartford, CT