Master Class: Bossa Nova Rhythm & Chords

This clinic introduces guitarists to the beautifully hip guitar chords characteristic to this style of music as well as its rhythmic characteristics. Its adaptabily into modern and use into modern american music culture is then given has been felt for generations.

An brief history into Bossa Nova’s historical roots in samba, its rise to popularity in America in the 60‘s and its continued influence and adaptions into pop, rock, jazz and contemporary music of today is given. This will a

This lecture introduces the role of bossa nova guitar as a solo instrument and its relation to the other instruments in the groove, the 6 basic bossa nova guitar chord forms, and the proper right hand rhythmic technique.

These can then be expanded upon to for use in any other style of music bringing an added depth and dimension to your playing.