Rhythm – Reading and Training for Classical Guitar

Rhythm is one of the core elements of music. We recognize when it’s right, and we know immediately when it’s off.  So one of the best things we can do as musicians is to study and practice our rhythm.

Here are the most popular lessons on rhythm:


Rhythm in Phrasing and Expression

Rhythm can also be expressive and charismatic in our pieces.  We can play with rhythmic vitality and forward momentum.  Rhythm can give character and life to music.

As we progress on guitar, we can become better at playing rhythmically (not just metronomically).

Many of the articles and lessons you’ll find below discuss specific tactics to use rhythm for expressive effect in pieces of music.


All Lessons on Rhythm