Allegria! In this Guitar Tips Class Christopher discusses:
How to use a flat pick to capture the style of the samba with additional musical influences such as flamenco and jazz/folk fusion music?
The four key areas:
OPENING STATEMENT – the flamenco “toque” that sets up the samba rhythm.
THE SAMBA RHYTHM – how to incorporate grace notes and effects to add style and charisma to the accompaniment.
THE JAZZ FUSION /FOLK TRANSITION – adding grace note attacks and flamenco effects which add energy and power
SUPPORTING COMP/SOLO SECTION –
The performance of Allegria’ features the Caliendo Duo live at Biola University!