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Flamenco Guitar

I recently attended a flamenco guitar workshop in Edinburgh run by Alba Flamenca.  The teacher, Carlos Cortes Bustamante, was over from Spain and spared some of his time to help us improve. [caption id="attachment_2143" align="alignright" width="100"] Carlos Cortes Bustamante[/caption] Flamenco guitar is very different from standard rock, classical or acoustic guitar.  The rhythms are different…
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Guitar Lessons in Dumfries

I am pleased to announce that I am now offering guitar lessons at the Music Room in Dumfries.  I will be available Mondays 3:30 to 7:30pm.  The Music Room is an excellent facility and is right in the town centre.  Please contact me if you'd like to book a lesson.
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I’m Back!

I moved here in March last year (2017) and took over a smallholding.  This has kept me more than busy and I have not had the time to get all my teaching info up to date.  However, as of today, I am back and ready to teach.  I have sorted out my email address (adrian@flipflopmusic.com)…
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Which guitar to buy?

Which Guitar should I buy? One of the most common questions I am asked by budding new guitarists is "which guitar should I buy?" Some more experienced guitarists also ask for advice when pondering a new guitar. The first question to ask yourself is - What type of music do you wish to play? There are…
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