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Where is the Cuatro played?

Historically, Colombia and Venezuela…..recently WORLDWIDE!! Although the Cuatro is most popular in its region of origin, the intoxicating sounds of the instruments and incredible possibilities

Accompaniment Vs. Soloist

Accompaniment instruments and music are fantastic for either strumming away in your free time or playing in a band as an accompaniment or soloist musician.

Introducing Carlos Capacho

Carlos Capacho is one of the cuatro players discovered by the contest “Siembra del Cuatro”

The woody woodpecker – Venezuelan Cuatro

This is an example of the kind of music you can play with the venezuelan cuatro. The woody woodpecker is a cartoon created in 1940 that is still alive

Leonardo Lozano – Venezuelan Cuatro Player

Leonardo Lozano is one of the most amazing Venezuelan Cuatro players.  He studied arts and music in Caracas, Venezuela and then started his career as a Cuatro

Robert Munro playing a "Fuga con Pajarillo"

Robert Munro is a cuatro solosit from Trinidad & Tobago that has performed throughout South America, Mexico and the Caribe. He has develop his own Cuatro technique trough time and has made the parang, or “parranda”, a popular folk music from the island, get to the stages with his unique style.

Just one night – by Abraham Sarache

Here we bring to you another friday song you’ll enjoy.   A mix of typical venezuelan music with nice and clean rock sounds.  We like