Blog of Puerto Rican Cuatro

Jul
24

Cibuco Cafe

Cibuco Cafe

 

The rooster stretched and crowed the sunup.

Manus Neco, relaxed and inspired, nudely seated on a timber rocking cradle, serenading the countryside of Corozal.

Noodled and twanged by the Flat-Footed Astronaut, melodious, and with imbued swing, his custom wooden ten-stringed keyhole-shaped Cuatrochanting.

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Jul
24

New Lessons: Major Intervals & Minor Scales



 En esta lección de intervalos mayores te compartimos ideas de cómo aplicar intervalos mayores a la improvisación. Instructora: Fabiola Méndez

 

En esta lección sobre escalas menores aprenderás las escalas y sus variantes con un enfoque en la improvisación en el Puerto Rican Cuatro. Instructora: Fabiola Méndez

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Jul
20

The Four

The Four

 

Wavy jet-black was the young boy's hair. Seated on a banquito, a small wooden bench, he picked and strummed his seashore-colored Cuatro.

The lute guitar seemed olden. The strings twisted at headstock.

Its tuners careworn and loose from continual bad tuning. The rosette was ripped, and the bridge clinging to black wire tape. Gooey adhesive on the soundboard, vibrating to his improvised tune.

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Maribel delgado
Beautiful, thanks Jay!
Friday, July 24 2020 09: 09
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