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Mariachis celebrate their day in Mexico

Mexican mariachis celebrated their national day with a festival of music and serenades.

Hundreds of musicians gathered in one of the capital' s main plazas where they gave a concert and heard mass in honour of Saint Cecilia.

For the last 31 years, Mexico City's mariachis have organised themselves on November 22 to honour their patron saint.

Liliet Heredero reports.

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