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Cheo Hurtado

Cheo Hurtado is a Venezuelan musician, one of the most celebrated virtuoso performers of the cuatro, whose extremely agile strumming technique is currently believed to be unsurpassed. He is also a mandolin, bandola and guitar executant.


Cheo Hurtado was born in Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar state, Venezuela, May 2, 1960, the son of the guitarist and composer Ramon Hurtado. He was christened Asdrubal, but the nickname "Cheo" took hold firmly since early childhood.

Hurtado started his first steps as a musician at the age of 7, under the trusteeship of his father, and the influence of Carmito and Hernan Gamboa. ...

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