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Video Documentary Segment (1980)

Puerto Rican Four-Jibara Music of Puerto Rico

 Documentary made in 1980 about Puerto Rican Cuatro and the Jibara Music of Puerto Rico. Figures like Chuito "El De Bayamón" and Modesto Nieves stand out in the documentary.


 Courtesy of: Charlie Rodríguez

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Press Release Festival of Four, California

Press Release

The Fourorganization Festival cordially
invite you to The 3rd Annual Festival Del Cuatroin
California on Saturday, November 15, 2008
Encinitas, CA, July 11, 2008:
Come to the Third Annual Festival Del Cuatroin California on Saturday, November 15, 2008 at Scripps College in Claremont California! This year, the Festival will honor Puerto Rican women and all women who struggle in supporting a cause. Thus we will feature three of the best Cuatroplayers in the world, all who happen to be women: Emma Colón Zayas, Maribel Delgado, and Nelian Colón. They will perform traditional Puerto Rican music on Puerto Rico's national instrument, the Cuatro.

The event address is:
Garrison Theater (Scripps College)
231 E. 10th Street (corner of Dartmouth)
Claremont, CA 91711

Doors will open at 6 pm. For further information or to obtain tickets e-mail us at [email protected] or visit the Festival Del Cuatrowebsite at

www.festivaldelcuatro. Org

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Puerto Rican Cuatro Virtual School


Thank you for being part of, the first virtual school for cuatro Puerto Rican Cuatristas It aims to teach lessons of cuatro through instructional modules using the latest technology.


 From the virtual school you can:

  • Videos
  • Download instructional videos with expert instructors in the cuatro Puerto Rican
  • See lesson as many times as necessary.
  • Access the lessons in the comfort of your home.
  • Observe the teachers playing the lesson.
  • Assignments & Theoretical Tests
  • Each lesson contains one or several tasks that are assigned by each instructor.
  • After each lesson you can print your homework and do.
  • Complete your theoretical courses with virtuale exams and receive certificates of approval for your portfolio.
  • Tabs & Scores
  • Each lesson contains tabs and scores in pdf format, which you can print and save in your study folder.

  • Track
  • Each teacher has the task of ensuring that your learning is an effective one. If you have doubts in any of the lessons, write an email and you will receive the answer to all your questions.
  • Customer service:
  • Blog
  • Virtual Hall
  • Virtual Community
  • Radio in your profile
  • Friends with same interests
  • and much more!

The team is committed to music education.

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