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President

Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame

President

Texas Conjunto Hall of Fame & Museum Association

President

TCMHFM

President

South Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame

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Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame

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Hall of Fame

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But Rey Avila, founder of ...

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But Rey Avila, founder of the Texas Conjunto Hall of Fame and Museum, said the city plans to house the arts center in the proposed cultural heritage center.

Talk of the building's demolition is "getting out of hand," Avila said.
"People are getting the impression that they're going to run them out of there and they're going to be left homeless," Avila said.
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But Rey Avila, founder of the Texas Conjunto Hall of Fame and Museum, said the city plans to house the arts center in the proposed cultural heritage center. Talk of the building's demolition is "getting out of hand," Avila said. "People are getting the impression that they're going to run them out of there and they're going to be left homeless," Avila said.


The five new inductees will bring ...

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The five new inductees will bring the entire Hall of Fame number to 53, said Rey Avila, president of the Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame.

"The main purpose really is to recognize all these musicians that have contributed to conjunto music over the last 60, 70 years," Avila said. "Some of them have been at it for almost 40 years or so.


The Hall of Fame's 25 members ...

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The Hall of Fame's 25 members selected today's honorees from a list of 200 candidates, Rey Avila, founder of the Hall of Fame, said.

"They're pioneers," Avila said.
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Galan will become the first filmmaker to be honored for documentaries that trace the history of conjunto music such as "Songs of the Homeland" and "Accordion Dreams," Avila said.
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"He captured it on film," Avila said. "Nobody had ever done a documentary on conjunto before he came along."
Since he founded the Hall of Fame in 2000, Avila's board has inducted 53 conjunto legends.
"It's part of our mission to preserve, promote and archive the history of conjunto music," Avila said.


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The recording company was founded by Armando Marroquin of Alice and Paco Betancourt of San Benito, said Rey Avila of the Texas Conjunto Hall of Fame & Museum.

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Avila, the president of the Texas Conjunto Hall of Fame & Museum Association said the organization, founded in 2001, has inducted 18 musicians into his Hall.


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TCMHFM President Rey Avila said that a five-person committee narrows down a list of 150 musicians before the organization's general members vote on 10 finalists.

"We honor those who have contributed to conjunto music," Avila said."It's very close.
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Avila said the organization goes beyond honoring inductees for just one night by preserving at least three sets of recordings and archiving documents and memorabilia related to conjunto history.

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