Rodrigo y Gabriela on rhythm playing

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The key to this example is to tackle it one bar at a time. Pay careful attention to the strumming directions under the notation and aim for a relaxed flowing action.
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Again, pay close attention to the strumming notation and try your best to keep your hand relaxed. Make sure your timing stays even when executing the hits.

In this video lesson acoustic maestro Gabriela Quintero shows you how she uses her trademark rhythms in the context of a chord progression.

You'd be well advised to make sure you are well acquainted with the patterns Gabriella covers in this lesson on right hand technique, especially if you are new to this kind of playing.

These progressions will take a fair amount of time to master, so make sure you break them down into small, manageable chunks as there are a lot of techniques to cover. You can learn the examples by following our free tab.

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Video: Rodrigo y Gabriela on right-hand technique