Martin, Juan: Play Solo Flamenco Guitar (Book & CD/DVD)

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Play Solo Flamenco Guitar (Book & CD/DVD)

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Department: Guitar & Bass - Guitar (Classical)

Publisher: Mel Bay

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Designed as a comprehensive multimedia teaching set, this book, CD, and DVD present 42 solos, progressively graded in 6 levels from absolute beginners to more advanced, to suit players of all levels. It contains examples of eighteen different palos (rhythmic forms) of flamenco, with a wealth of melodic falsetas and rhythms. The music for all these is accurately written in notation and flamenco tab (cifra) in the book, and is also recorded on the companion CD. The DVD video contains over 57 minutes of solo music, and also includes introduction by Juan Martín and brief scenes of Andalucia today, which help to place this profoundly exciting and deeply felt music in the landscape of its origins. Juan Martín has succeeded here is showing how even music which is simple and very easy to start with can express the essential sound and emotion of flamenco, to build step by step the skills necessary for the performance of concert solos. Written in English and Spanish.


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CONTENIDO / CONTENTS Introduction By Juan Martín Introducción Por Juan Martín The Elements of Flamenco Guitar-Playing Los Elementos del toque de la guitarra flamenca Symbols and Notation Símbolos y Notación GRADE / NIVEL O Notes and Requirements/Notas y requisitos PRIMERA SOLEÁ First Soleá TIENTOS Anhelo (Yearning) SEVILLANA Copla tradicional VERDIALES Málaga, mi tierra ALEGRÍAS EN MI Alborozo (Jubilation) TANGOS Festejo (Celebration) GUAJIRA Fiesta cubana GRADE / NIVEL 1 Notes and Requirements/Notas y requisitos SOLEÁ Falsetas sencillas (Simple falsetas) FANDANGO DE ALOSNO RUMBA Canción popular TANGOS Impulso CARCELERO FARRUCA Ritmo del baile (Rhythm of the dance) SEVILLANA Mi copla GRADE / NIVEL 2 Notes and Requirements/Notas y requisitos SOLEÁ Falseta tradicional ALEGRÍAS EN LA TARANTOS Toque de las minas ZORONGO CANTIÑAS Luz y sombra (Light and shade) SEGUIRIYA Lamento RUMBA Rumba flamenca GRADE / NIVEL 3 Notes and Requirements/Notas y requisitos SOLEÁ La base FANDANGO DE HUELVA ALEGRÍAS EN MI con silencio BULERÍAS POR ARRIBA RUMBA Rumba del día nueve MALAGUEÑA Vélez GRANADINAS Albaicín GRADE / NIVEL 4 Notes and Requirements/Notas y requisitos SOLEÁ Soleá gitana SEGUIRIYAS Falsetas clásicas ZAPATEADO Taconeos RUMBA Canción popular, more advanced (más avanzada) SOLEÁ POR BULERÍAS Raíces TARANTAS Aires de La Unión ALEGRÍAS Tema inicial (Opening theme) GRADE / NIVEL 5 Notes and Requirements/Notas y requisitos SOLEÁ PARA ACOMPAÑAR TIENTOS de Ricardo a Paco SEGUIRIYAS Sabicas y ritmeo ALEGRÍAS Melocotones de Ronda VERDIALES Coplas malagueñas BULERÍAS Diego en menor GUAJIRAS from Caña rajá APPENDIX: PUBLICATIONS BY/PUBLICACIONES DE IUAN MARTÍN