Salsa, Afro Cuban Montunos for Guitar. Finally the first instructional book showing guitarists how to play Salsa styles. Following on from his highly successful. Documents Similar To Salsa Afro Cuban Montunos for Guitar. Guitar Music of Uploaded by. kostas salsa guitar. Uploaded by. This Latin improvisation lesson uses an A minor montuno. A montuno is a unique accompaniment pattern often used in Latin America, especially in Afro-Cuban.

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You will receive a link to download the all media files. Like the needle said to the record: Of course, learning from the music will always help a lot, too! But really I love monrunos isolated track of Van Halen, so I just wanted an excuse to share it with you here.

Latin Guitar: #4 Minor & Major Montuno

It comes in later 4: Watch this video on YouTube. Digital download products can not be returned or exchanged for another product. For now, just tap the beat with your foot and the clave with your hand. Buena Vista Social Club is a good example of some of the old-school Cuban styles of music that people usually associate with salsa. A Tres One way to start is try to play what either a tres or cuatro is playing or to try an imitate guitag of what the piano is doing.

Hope this article helps you enjoy playing some beautiful music!

Cascara means shell and the patterns are usually played on the guiitar of the timbales. Tumbao can have different meanings but here we are talking about the bass part that was adapted from the tumbao drum part in more traditional styles of Afro-Cuban music.


The bass and guiro start, then you hear the mambo clavethen trumpet! Learn the bass part, then listen again play the piano montuno back over the song. But this book has tons of interesting songs. This a great book to practice up different montunos.

Campos Music – Salsa, Afro Cuban Montunos for Guitar

Please listen to the audio demos below. Check out playing tumbao and a montuno, salsa guitar lesson.

Tons of written and audio examples. He starts by playing something like a shuffle-rock-clave- 2ndline -salsa. You can read an in depth discussion on bell patterns at Wikipedia. Try figure out the bass lick. This provides a great overview of how the different mojtunos fit together in a various salsa situations. They contain a lot of usefully and amazing information. You will receive an email with your purchase receipt and download links as soon as your order is processed.

It shows how to play a tumbao bass line and a montuno at the same time. They were mostly from Puerto Rico and Cubathough musicians came from many places i.

So we will start with a montuno in just A minor. Accompanying MP3 and WAVE files feature selected examples of guitar and rhythm tracks and also bass and percussion tracks for solo practice. Pick a slower song or a cha-cha-cha and just dance the mambo slowed down to practice and just groove on the basic step.


So follow the rhythm of the tao sign in green. jontunos

Watch this video on YouTube You can count dancing as practice timetoo! Watch this video on YouTube Human Nature. It may sound complicated but it is pretty straight forward once you start feeling the groove.

I know that they certainly moontunos helped me a lot except for the tres cubano book, which I have not read but would like to. Please note, that while I have some experience with the style, I am certainly by far not an expert!

How to Play Salsa Guitar

Please let me know how it goes for you! These are just ideas. They have lots of common chord progressions with examples and play-alongs in both and clave. Once you hear the different parts, you will be able to fit what you are playing into what the rest of the band is playing. Watch this video on YouTube Clocks. Salsa, Afro Cuban Montunos for Guitar.

Also, as a reminder! The orange highlights signify the tumbao in the diagram below. You can call it salsa guitar or playing montunos or trying to guifar like a tres.

And, dancing helps your time! It also helps you focus on your time and groove. Try to play all the percussion parts. Irakere hails from Cuba and they are a genre-warping experience.