All of our Guajiras content in one place, including compás, Survival Guide, falsetas and accompaniment.

  • Guajira Falseta Playlist

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    All of our Guajiras Falsets in one place. For most falsetas we have three videos - a Performance, a Tutorial, and a loop of the falseta played slowly for you to play along with as you practice.

  • Guajira Palo - TUTORIAL

    The basic compás of Guajiras is a variation on the feel of the normal 12-beat flamenco compás. Add that to Guajiras being in a Major key and you have a very distinctive sound. In this video we introduce the basic compás pattern and look at some of the more common embellishments that are used to a...

  • Survival Guide - Guajira

    Here's a quick rundown on what to look out for as you jump in to Guajiras - the important bits to get used to playing and to learn so you can get started and also recognize the myriad variations on these themes you'll hear as you listen to Guajiras.

  • Cante Play-Along - Guajira - Cante Accompaniment TUTORIAL

    No Capo Required. In this video we take a look at a traditional Guajiras letra and how to accompany in A Major, which is the most traditional key (or set of chord shapes) to accompany Guajiras.

    Me gusta por la mañana
    Despues del cafe bebido
    Pasearme por La Habana
    Con mi cigarro encendido


  • Cante Play-Along - Guajira - Play-Along Cante and Percussion - No Guitar

    No Capo Required. A loop of El Turry singing por Guajiras with percussion but without guitar, this video was designed for you to be the accompanist. The first time through we show you the chords you’d use to accompany the letra, and after that the letra loops and you’re on your own!

    Me gus...