I would like to invite you to be part of this Weekly Magazine by raising questions and giving me suggestions through e-mail so this magazine can become a good material for all flamenco lovers, researchers and musicians. Enjoy it!
QUESTION 1: These days I am using a lot of strings sets and I have three guitars so I would like to ask you some tips about how to make the basses sets last more time, is there any way?
QUESTION 2: I am a little bit further level 1 on technique and I would like to know how can I harness in a better way my time for practice?
B.- Visit to Antonio Rey
Last week we (Antonio Rey and myself) got into the adventure of 2013 recording sessions for his new album and here is a fantastic video about the pieces he recorded with some of the liberated top newest models of Andalusian Guitars guitars (Santos Hernandez 1930 and 1927 sound portal). The carbon fiber nut really help to get amazing tone and colorful nuances of sound
1) How to Hone Rasgueos – Parts 16 to 20 (5 new videos)
2) How to Hone Rasgueos – Parts 16 to 20 (5 new videos)
Click here to watch the NEW video ONLY
Click here to watch the whole series
D.- Video Recommendation of the Week:
1) Beginners Guide to Jazz Bass Mastery with John Patitucci and friends
Here is a great lesson by star bassist John Patitucci. He mades very interesting questions to his friends which can be applied to any musician. Of course, you can use them in the flamenco context: What is expected from a flamenco guitar player regarding his/her performing skills from the point of view of other fellow musicians and from the point of view of a composer?