Flamenco Palos

Map of Andalucia divided into provinces
Image by Ravenna Flamenco / CC BY NC ND

Flamenco is a rich blend of Romani, Arabic, Jewish, Castillian, and Andalusian influences. Over the span of centuries, this mix of traditions has fused into a distinctive set of musical forms or “palos.” Learn more about the major palos and what makes each unique here.