Palmas Class with Basilio Georges

      • For guitarists, dancers and singers.
      • Learn how to accompany and interact with the three elements of flamenco.
      • Develop better skills for performance
      • Be involved in Flamenco Latino student performing opportunities
      • Basilio bio

photo: Eric Bandiero

Sample Tracks or purchase Basilio's CD "Retrospectiva Vol. 1: It's About Damn Time."

Visit Basilio's ReverbNation Page to hear music from a career spanning over 40 years.

All Flamenco Latino Guitar Group & Private Classes held at

Shetler Studios
244 W 54th St, Penthouse Floor (walk up from 12th Fl.) (betw B'way-8th Ave)
New York, NY 10019

Take elevator to 12th Fl. Guitar classes will be one flight up on Penthouse Floor. Look on the electronic displays for the exact Penthouse Studio room number.

Etiquette: Be on time, studio rentals will not go over the prepaid time. No warming up in any public area of Shetler Studios or building hallways.

Palmas Class info: or 347-771-2440

Palmas (minimum of 3 enrolled)

Wed. 7:30-8:30 pm (1/10-3/16/18, 10 classes)

  • This class is now open to students with less experience who have enough rhythm to start learning the base, or straight time, while older members of the class work doblando, or doing countertime.
  • New less experienced students must keep up with the tempos and not disrupt the flow of rhythm for those able to do countertime.
  • Portions of the class will also utilize straight time to accompany cante or guitar, following the instructor to change shading (sordas y claras), and closing in the proper places (cortes).
  • Students will acquire basic patterns for tangos, bulerias, alegrias, solea, siguiriyas with hands and foot
  • Work on counter-time and tempo variations
  • Full term enrollment advisable, but Walk-ins are permitted. Walk-ins must reserve in advance.

Palmas & Countertime, 10-pack $230
Walk-ins $25

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Flamenco Latino info: or 347-771-2440

Funding for the development of this Web site was provided, in part, by the 2000 and 2002 JPMorgan/Chase Smarts grant, an annual program of the Association of Hispanic Arts.