Country Music Hall of Fame


Musician Spotlight: Felipe Perez

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 01:00pm

Accordion player Felipe Perez specializes in traditional South Texas conjunto music. Perez has collaborated extensively with National Medal of Arts recipient and conjunto legend Santiago Jiménez Jr. Perez was inducted into the Conjunto Music Hall of Fame in 2018. He has more than sixty years’ experience as a professional musician, and he works as an accordion tuner and technician. He will be accompanied by John Fabke on bass and Greg Reish on bajo sexto. Presented in support of the exhibit Outlaws & Armadillos: Country’s Roaring ’70s. Ford Theater. The program will be streamed live at


Admission is included with Museum ticket or Museum membership. Seating is limited.