Easy Bossa Nova Rhythm
Learn this easy bossa nova rhythm pattern. I'll break it down into parts and show you how to put it back together. Then we’ll apply it to using a chord that is commonly used with the style.
I'll also show you how to embellish the basic pattern by adding an alternating bass note.
Finally, for those who are ready, you’ll learn a more elaborate chord progression exercise to practice with.
Here’s the rhythm I show in the video:
Download the free cheatsheet with chord diagrams and the more advanced chord exercise:
When he's not making guitar instruction videos or creating more music to record (currently 7 CDs including Beauty and Fire) he's riding his bike along the beach with his dog Marco Polo or traveling to interesting places with his lovely wife Pui.