If you want to hear and/or see some amazing cuatro playing,you simply have to check this guy out!
Born on May 2,1960,in Ciudad Bolivar,Bolivar State,Venezuela,he's the son of the composer and guitarist Ramon Hurtado. "Cheo" is a nickname from early childhood. He also plays guitar, mandolin and bandola. His cuatro is made in Costa Rica,and it has more frets (yep,a longer neck) than the made-in-Venezuela cuatros.
He's performed over most of the globe. Check out some of his videos below. First one the playing starts right at the 1:00 mark.
You really get to see his versatility on this next video...
And one final one- his rhythm playing is amazing!
You can find more videos and recordings of him online!