Curso Intensivo de Verano / Madrid (Spain)
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SFGS (Spanish Flamenco Guitar Society) and experienced guitar faculty will provide the instruction for the program and will appear in concert and clinic formats throughout the week.
The program begins with registration. Classes, lessons, ensembles, and other related events will be conducted beginning Monday afternoon, and continuing through Friday. The program will end following a brief closing and award ceremony. Classes during the week generally run from 10:00 a.m. to 14:00 p.m., and Paralell activities sucsh as clinics and concerts take place in the late afternoon and evening.
The Summer Flamenco Guitar Intensive will include a class in each of the following:
•Fretboard harmony–Music theory from the guitarist's perspective. Hands-on guitar training, including scales, modes, chord voicings, and chord inversions.
•Style–Focused specifics of the style of your choosing (Paco de Luia, Vicente Amigo, Sabicas, Ramon Montoya, etc).
•Ensemble–You and your teacher will rehearse and play with other instrumentalists and will perform in concert with your group on the last day of the program.
•Visiting artists–Summer Intensive Flamenco Guitar Sessions will host several visiting artists and clinicians during the week.
•Jam sessions–Open to all. Play with professional Flamenco singer and dancer. Enrolment terms and fees, visit enrolment section "Enrolment"
The Summer Intensive Courses covers diferent areas such as:Applied Harmony – Theory in music from a Flamemco Guitar player point of view. Practical HarmonyTechnique - Include scales studies, modes, chord voicings, inversions, picados, alzapuas, apregios, etc.
Styles - We tackle the main aesthetic aspects from the main masters (Paco de Luia, Tomatito, Sabicas, etc)
Acompaniment Guitar - How behave Flamenco Guitar when accompany a flamenco singer or dancer.
Visits – We organize gatherings in some of the most popular flamenco places in legendary Tablaos or Peñas where most popular artists develop the careers.
Ensemble - You will practice everything learned during the course and your teacher and you will play with other musicians, cantaor (flamenco singer), flamenco box, and flamenco dancer .
EAT AND SLEEP
You have two alternatives for accomodation. First one is to look for accomodation by your own. There are many places in Madrid to find an accomodation that most fits to your needs.Second option is to reserve accomodation provided by SFGS. This accomodation is highly recommendable. So in order to so you must apply to the program before June 20th and return the Reservation Advance Deposit. See brochure details for payment details. Due to limited availability, residence hall space will fill up quickly. If you are unable to secure housing in SFGS´s (Spanish Flamenco Guitar Society) residence halls and you are at least 18 years of age, contact the Office (+34) 656 53 21 59 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org for information on alternative housing. Any information you should need about enrolment or contents please don´t hesitate in to contact the office information.
FAQ´S (Frequently Asked Questions)
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Any information you should need about enrolment or contents please don´t hesitate in to contact the office information.