The José Cuervo Foundation promotes the cultural development of the agave region of Jalisco and the integration of the community through quality education.
Tequila Music Festival
For the past 14 years, the Tequila Cultural Festival has presented an opera show every year, produced by the School of Music of Tequila City as well as concerts with international artists. Among these productions we can name the premiere of the opera Carmen in Spanish and the productions of The Elixir of Love, The Magic Flute, Die Fledermaus, among others, with the participation of well known singers and Mexican orchestras such as the Philharmonic Orchestra of Jalisco, the Orchestra of Zapopan and the National Conservatory of Mexico.
Tequila International Music Academy
Also, since 2015, teachers from the most prestigious conservatories in Moscow, Canada, United States, as well as the professors of the Young Artists Program of Covent Garden, England, had collaborated with Tequila School of Music with master classes for local young people and musicians from around the world who visit Tequila during the summer.
In 2005, the School of Music of Tequila City was founded, today we have more than 300 students in singing, symphonic band, string ensembles and juvenile mariachi. In addition, the School produces and carries out several activities that promote Tequila as a cultural destination of interest for all music lovers.