Effects of the Mexican Revolution on the Arts
Effects of the revolution on the Arts Music * Mariachi was declared to be Mexico’s national music after the revolution * Indigenismo was a common motif for the genre of music that resulted after the revolution * Artist started blending indigenous music with European music creating regional folk music * Norteno music became popular after the revolution. Norteno evolved from intermingling Czech and Bohemian rhythms. * The Mexican revolution gave birth to a number of Corridos that narrated events.
They became a way to record celebrate or mourn events places or people during the revolution. Much like a newspaper but in music. Education * Greater emphasis and budget given to education(school was most important instrument for unifying a nation)