The guitar in El Salvador

New record production

Néstor Benito will record the integral work for guitar by the Salvadoran composer Carlos Payés.

He will use two new ten-string guitars built by Pablo Sala.


Project "The Guitar in Argentina & Latin America"

Néstor Benito created the project “La Guitarra en Argentina & Latinoamérica” with the aim of spreading little-known or unpublished works for guitar to important Argentine and Latin American composers. ...


The ten string guitar

The ten-string guitar is a laboratory of sounds and colors refracted by the instrument's unusual acoustical qualities.

Narciso Yepes suggested to the Spanish luthier José Ramírez the addition of four strings in the bass extension, placed on a wide handle, entirely stuck to have the possibility of expanding the range of sounds with the left hand ...