Flamenco Explained is: a book, video tutorials, a philosophy.
Kai Narezo takes the intimidation out of learning to play flamenco guitar - for fun and alongside the art with dancers and singers. Join in on the juerga with Kai and other guitarists, dancers and singers in our online community both for free and subscribed video tutorials and method book lessons.
Flamenco Explained - The Guitarist's Survival Guide, is the first book that breaks down the inner workings of flamenco and helps the guitarist truly understand this amazing art form. Flamenco Explained presents the underlying architecture of flamenco in a new way that is accessible to all musicians and prepares the aspiring guitarist to accompany flamenco dance and cante and communicate with other flamenco musicians. Flamenco Explained has already been used as the foundation for Berklee College of Music's first ever flamenco guitar class.
An advanced Bulerias falseta in the key of B Phrygian, this falseta features a few phrases that start on the upbeat to beat 9 - basically an extended pickup to beat 12. So watch out for your time as you learn this falseta in the Granaína key.
An advanced Alegrias falseta by Kai in the key of A Major rather than the more common E Major, this falseta features a recurring syncopated figure, a few quick picado runs, and a couple of left-hand challenges.
An advanced Alegrias falseta in E Major, the first part of this falseta mimics the phrasing of the Tirititran or Coletilla that’s sung in Alegrias. Though the falseta starts on the pickup of beat 11 and the phrasing of the first half starts on 12 (like the TiritiTran and the Coletilla), the measu...