Name: Jarana Huasteca.
Type: Chordophones > Lutes > Guitarillos.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 321.322.5
Tuning: G / D / G / B / E
Country: Veracruz, Mexico.
Region: Central America.
Description: The Huasteca region also has a jarana, the jarana Huasteca. It is a five-string guitarillo or guitar like instrument with a deep body. A skilled jarana player makes a special golpe or azote that has a bright clicking sound with the back of the nails.
Citations: Websites: loscenzontles.com / instruments ;