Handmade Traditional Music Instruments Contest
Handmade violins, mejoraneras and socavones
Traditional drums also were evaluated during the contest.
Violin made in the 1950s by Maximino Vargas from Rio Hondo de Las Tablas.
Life sized mejoranera and a miniature one
The artisans received prizes for participating in the show.
This was the first time a contest like this was celebrated in Las Tablas. We hope the organization behind it turn this successful event into a yearly tradition.
Many artisans participated with handcrafted guitars, drums and violins.