Topic Tag: Bandola Llanera

Topics for learning to play the Bandola Llanera and musical techniques related to the instrument.

Basic Bandola Tuning

Have you been able to tune your Bandola? There are no electric tuners available with settings for this instrument, so the best way you can


The strings made especially for Bandolas Llaneras do exist, but are not available everywhere. Therefore, you should substitute other instrument’s strings for bandola strings. The


The Bandola Llanera has a pear-like shape and it is said that it was a renowned luthier from Barinas Misael Montoya that established this form.