Skip to main content

Learn the Basic Rumba Flamenco Strumming Pattern

In this classic GW lesson video, learn the basic rumba flamenco strumming pattern.

Shot by our friends over at the Musician's Institute, and hosted by acclaimed guitarist and instructor Marcelo Berestovoy, the video explores the technique in-depth. 

You can watch it above, and while you're at it, check out another favorite GW/Musician's Institute classical guitar lesson, "Learn the Malagueña Spanish Triplets."

Since 1980, Guitar World has been the ultimate resource for guitarists. Whether you want to learn the techniques employed by your guitar heroes, read about their latest projects or simply need to know which guitar is the right one to buy, Guitar World is the place to look.