Efraín Ronda (left) with cuatro

Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006

The photograph depicts Efraín Ronda, an early researcher of the cuatro, a type of guitar with 10 metal strings and an early keyhole shape. The cuatro is considered to be Puerto Rican's national instrument, with an extensive history throughout Puerto Rican's musical landscape and cultural environment.


Creator
Carlos Ortiz
Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
CaOr_b21_f17_0002
Related Keywords
Music, Musicians
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Efraín Ronda
Citation
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Efraín Ronda (left) with cuatro: CaOr_b21_f17_0002. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Nov 2019.
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