Lessons and info for the nylon string guitarist

The compas clock

12 beat compás? The typical accents that are indicated on this page are the “home base” compás patterns that dictate the unique rhythmic structure of these song forms. My focus here is on rhythmic structures that have a cycle of 12 beats. Keep in mind that by definition a 2 beat (Tarantos), 4 beat (Farruca),… Continue Reading