Curvas (Rumba)

It’s a lot of fun for classical players to dabble in the field of flamenco. This Rumba leaves behind the melancholic beautiful tunes of the classical guitar world and enters into a high spirited Spain. It’s written in 4/4 but the quavers are often grouped into 3,3,2. There’s a repeated […]

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Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Tárrega (1852–1909) Created originally for military purposes, the Alhambra, in Spain, was an “alcazaba” (fortress), an “alcázar” (palace) and a small “medina” (city), all in one. Since 1984 it has been a UNESCO World Heritage site and its history stretches back to the 9th century. […]

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