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Venezuelan Cuatro

How can I buy a Cuatro?

¿No encuentras lo que buscas? Cambia el idioma a español haciendo click acá. So you are considering your first Cuatro….now what? There are so many choices out there, and it’s mostly knowing what to look for and more importantly, where to look for it. One of the reasons the Cuatro may be limited in making...
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Venezuelan Cuatro

The Cuatro: Rise of a better instrument

¿No encuentras lo que buscas? Cambia el idioma a español haciendo click acá. I’m not normally someone who wakes up before 7am but in rare situations. One of these situations was a few weeks ago when I had to travel to Ottawa for the day. It was 6 am and the bus was just taking...
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The Cuatro Vs The Ukulele

¿No encuentras lo que buscas? Cambia el idioma a español haciendo click acá.
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What makes the cuatro an unique instrument?

¿No encuentras lo que buscas? Cambia el idioma a español haciendo click acá. There are not many instruments with a reentrant running in this modern world. Probably because the influence of the modern guitar where all the strings are tuned ascendantly and all other instruments follow. Basses, violins, violonchelos, guitars and many other string instruments...
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What’s the difference between an Ukulele and a Cuatro

¿No encuentras lo que buscas? Cambia el idioma a español haciendo click acá. So you discovered that there’s an instrument called Cuatro and probably know about it’s resemblance to the Ukulele. It is true that the similarities are numerous but there’s a spectacular difference: The Cuatro is has a reentrant tuning. Its fourth and last...
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