Los Cenzontles is a band, a nonprofit organization, a music academy, a community space for youth and families, and a hub for Latino artists – all working together to amplify our Mexican roots here in the Bay Area and beyond.

We produce original music, videos, and educational tools. We teach classes to hundreds of local youth in traditional Mexican music, dance, and arts and crafts. We host many popular community events throughout the year.

Locally, we are a second home for many families and we are a long-standing leader in the Mexican roots revival here in the United States.


A Year In Review 2014

Dear Friends, We bring you good tidings and joy! Thanks to your generous support, Los Cenzontles celebrates its 25th year of culture, arts and education. The Academy We were able to enrich…

Supporting Roots Campaign

Los Cenzontles has officially kicked off its Supporting Roots Campaign! Learn more about the Campaign and how you can get involved HERE.