Terrence Farrell is now offering flamenco guitar instruction for
students in the Monterey Bay area including Monterey and Carmel,
as well as Salinas, Santa Cruz and the
San Francisco Bay area.
Besides being a world renowned solo classical guitarist, Terrence
Farrell is an accomplished flamenco guitarist and is the accompanist
for Alicia Morena di Palma and other flamenco dancers.
For examples of Terrence's flamenco guitar music performances,
listen to excerpts from his CD albums Soul
of Spain, España
De Mi Corazón and Travels
with my Spanish Guitar. Terrence is the composer of all
of the selections on Travels with my Spanish Guitar, and
the other albums include traditional Spanish flamenco music. You
can also see a full-length video of Terrence performing Malagueña.
Terrence's insight into flameco music has
been enhanced by his studying flamenco dancing, along with his
wife. Dancing flamenco has brought about a deeper appreciation
and a more nuanced approach to how to teach flamenco guitar playing.
is amazing. I never knew someone could play like that."
"The guitar comes alive in his hands...pure magic."
"One of the most incredible bits of guitar playing I've
ever seen! Just...wow!!"
"Terrence is truly an expert and artist."
few comments about Terrence's performance of Malagueña
Flamenco Guitar lessons
are taught with the basic right hand techniques similar to the
classical guitar and including specialty techniques that are
unique to flamenco. The student will be introduced to and become
versed in alzapua, rasqueados, golpes, tremolo and picado, and
will also learn about the all-important compas and other flamenco
Personalization for Individual Guitar Students
Lessons are crafted on the
individual needs and aspirations of the student whether it be
just for fun or for more ambitious goals. Care is given to provide
a well-rounded background in flamenco guitar.
Locations for Flamenco Guitar Instruction
At your home or office in
Monterey County or Santa Cruz County