The guitar in El Salvador
Néstor Benito will record the integral work for guitar by the Salvadoran composer Carlos Payés.
The passionate music of Carlos Payés immerses us in a deep world of longings, of subtle feelings with great technical and melodic success. His work contains true romantic gems of guitar literature.
He uses two new ten-string guitars by Pablo Sala, built especially for the recording of this album.
The Ten-string guitar
The ten-string guitar is a laboratory of sounds and colors refracted by the instrument's unusual acoustical qualities.
Such guitar has its ten strings mounted on the fingerboard, which allows the sound to increase remerkably due to the duplication of sounds and the harmonics generated by the four additional strings....