Name: Guitarra Del Golpe
Type: Lute > Chordophone.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 321.322.6
Country: Jalisco, Michoacán, Mexico.
Region: Central America.
Description: The Guitarra del Golpe is a variety of guitar found in Michoacán, Mexico. It has five single nylon strings. The struming is similar in style to the vihuela [as featured in mariachi ensembles].
Standard Michoacán: D3, G3, C4, E3, A3
Tecalitlán: D3, G3, B4, E3, A3
Urban Up: G3, C4, E4, A3, D4
Urban Below: G3, C4, E3, A3, D4
Vihuela: A3, D3, G3, B4, E3