Grant 30

Consisting of:

1) An “Andalusian Guitars”  guitar. Marcelo Barbero 1945-Z Rosewood, Year: 2011-2012.

This model is:

2) 624 Euros in webcam lessons extra-time with Maestro Ruben Diaz.

Submissions will be accepted from May 10th, 2011 to September 24th, 2011.

The purpose of  CFG-studio/GFC-estudio’s  Grant / Grants is exclusively to encourage & render available to the public worldwide the culture of contemporary flamenco guitar, specifically the works related to Paco de Lucia’s contributions and innovations on the Spanish & compositional musical field as well as in the Flamenco-Jazz realm for guitar players, guitar teachers, composers and beyond.

Applicants must submit:

1) One YouTube video of himself playing exactly the same that Ruben Diaz performed in the video of Grant 29. The applicant must use as accompaniment the following jam track:

Spain Jam Track

Which must be used with and without metronome as it's showed in the video.

2) Another YouTube video of himself/herself accompaniment sequences similar to the ones Ruben Díaz used in the video fo Grant 30 utilizing the same techniques and rasgueos.


Useful information about the submissions:

  1. The Owner &/or Staff of CFG-studio/GFC-estudio has the right to accept or reject any submission / submissions with or without any further explanation (depending on the case).
  2. If the applicant submits a video as requested, it is his/her duty to prove the authenticity, correctness & appropriateness of the video submitted to  the Owner &/or Staff of CFG-studio/GFC-estudio until their full satisfaction according to  CFG-studio/GFC-estudio’s criteria.
  3. In all cases the grants will be given according to the terms and conditions that CFG-studio/GFC-estudio settles and/or requests.

The reason for those rules & prerogatives is:

To avoid that unscrupulous persons create electronic or graphic related materials with the “Appropriate quotes & dates” just to obtain by cheating the CFG Studio  grant / grants.        

3) The afore mentioned material / materials for the applicant’s submissions must exclude any video-lesson, or article written by Ruben Diaz.

Good luck.

Please send your submission to:
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