Secondary

Superior level flamenco guitar

Below is a description of the content of the superior level flamenco guitar programme.

Requirements

Completion of previous course or a level test.

Description

Students that take this course discover how their creative skills can increase their knowledge and possibilities for expression. They will need to know and apply instrument techniques in accordance with the requirements of each piece. It’s time to create, to play, and to feel.

Objectives

To develop and establish personal criteria for playing, to assimilate the musical heritage of the great flamenco guitar masters, an aesthetic concept that allows you to create your own music.

Content (example of class 1, module 1)

Technique
1.1 Guitar techniques – resources 4
1.2 Applying a rhythmic pattern in different contexts according to style
1.3 Study of all major and minor scales in all positions on the fret board using bulerías

Interpretation
1.4 Toque a compás: bulería falsetas
1.5 Toques libres: Tarantas
1.6 Concierto piece

Theory
1.7 Flamenco keys using the circle of fifths
1.8 phrygian major scale in toques in tarantas (F#) and mineras (G#)

Accompaniment
Vocalist accompaniment classes. With vocalist in group classes.

Assignments
Video classes
Teaching material for every video class
Assignments

Videos

“Bulería improvisación”

“Bulería improvisación” (frontal)

“Bulería improvisación” (lateral)