Sevillanas is an energetic, popular song and dance form often performed at social gatherings, parties, fairs, and festivals.
This interactive metronome for a flamenco Sevillanas, played with cajon and palmas, marks the structure and parts of the Sevillanas to help keep you in time.
Guitar tab and video demonstration for a simple flamenco sevillana in A major. Play this to accompany dancers or as a solo instrumental piece.
Guitar tab and video for a minor key flamenco sevillana with extended eighth note picado passages. Great for accompanying dancers or as a solo piece.
This traditional phrygian key sevillana creates the exotic, eastern music feel that is typically associated with more "serious" flamenco palos. Find tab and video here.
Guitar tab and video for a major key flamenco sevillana with extended alzapua (thumb stroke) passages and embellished rasgueado passages.
Guitar tab and video for a major key flamenco sevillana with ligado alzapua (thumb stroke) tercio passages and an unique chord resolution cadence.
Guitar tab and video for a dramatic and energetic minor key flamenco sevillana based on the playing of Pedro Soler. Great for accompanying dancers or as a solo piece.
A minor key flamenco sevillana based on the playing of Pedro Soler. This soulful piece highlights the somber side of what is usually a very light-hearted song form.
A dramatic phrygian mode sevillana with the melody voiced on the bass strings, offering a great illustration of problem solving for challenging left hand fingerings.
Sevillana is a form many dancers begin with and is a great place to start learning to accompany. Learn the structure and parts of Sevillana accompaniment here.