Flamenco dance classes online for beginner to improver flamenco dance students

If you have ever asked the question 'How can I learn to tell the difference between the palos?' then this class is for you.


'El compás y el toque para baile'
Soleá y Alegrías


We will take two different palos

We'll explain the compás 

We'll explain basics of what you hear from the guitar


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José Merino along with guitarist Manuel 'el Marmol' will join together to introduce the rhythm of two palos - Soleá and Alegrias.

For each palo they will discuss:

  • The basic rhythm / compás
  • How the compás sounds when played on the guitar
  • How the sound of the guitar changes when accompanying a remate or llamada (or other typical parts of a dance)
  • Typical palmas patterns for each palo


What's included:
1 hour long video lesson HD
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Your instructor


José Merino is an international dance artist, teacher and choreographer.

José made his professional debut with BALLET DE MADRID led by José Granero. A former dancer with the acclaimed BALLET NACIONAL DE ESPANA, where he performed the role of soloist and first-dancer for many productions and has toured extensively throughout the world. He has worked with and been a guest artist with the renowned company of Antonio Canales and the company of Karine Saporta - National Center of Normandy (France) among many others.



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*EU VAT added at checkout for EU residents


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