Basic Classical and Flamenco Techniques
Basic Techniques: Classical and Flamenco (these are some of my earliest videos). The first series covers all the major techniques used in classical and flamenco performance. Later videos detail progression in the Sagreras method. Eventually this section will be very large.
Basic Techniques. I recommend you watch each of the following videos sequentially before beginning practice out of a method book. They may then be revisited for reinforcement as needed.
Classical and Flamenco Guitar basic techniques pt. 1: terminology
Classical and Flamenco basic techniques pt2: nails
Classical And flamenco guitar basic techniques pt3: rest stroke
Classical and flamenco guitar basics pt 4: free stroke
Classical and flamenco guitar basics pt 5: rasgueado
Classical and flamenco basics pt 6: left hand
These videos expand on the most basic techniques:
Classical and flamenco basics: chords; farruca
Classical and Flamenco guitar: slurs
Flamenco guitar technique: rasgueado patterns
Flamenco guitar technique: my favorite rasgueado pattern
Tone Generation on the Classical and Flamenco Guitar
Intro to Harmonics
Intro to Tremolo (advanced technique)
Julio Sagreras: Las Primeras Lecciones de Guitarra (first lessons for guitar) – the classic method book from the early-mid 20th century, explored in detail line-by line, with the sheet music embedded in the video.
Part 1 – Intro and Lesson 1
Part 2 – Lessons 2-6