We're a small, diverse group of music lovers of Puerto Rican descent who set out almost 20 years ago to discover all we could about the the musical and craft traditions that surround the various native Puerto Rican stringed musical instruments, with a special focus on the cuatro--the island's "national instrument." This website represents a summary of our twenty years’ (and ongoing) search. Please enjoy, share and participate!
There are only a few things that need absolutely no explanation to make it to this blog. This is one of them. Whoever was responsible for finding the proper Spanish-language translation of “Cool Iron” and came up with THIS, deserves … Continue reading →