Blog

Spanish Guitar Tapas Night White Hart Fyfield Oxfordshire

By Tomás

I was very pleased to play Spanish Flamenco and Classical Guitar music for the Tapas Night at the White Hart in Fyfield, Oxfordshire. By following the mood throughout the evening I was able to select pieces from my repertoire to provide music that was appropriate as the evening developed. Untypically I started quite energetically. There […]

Read More

Flamenco Birthday Party Spanish Themed

By Tomás

I provided a performance of Solo Flamenco Guitar playing, duets and Castanets and Flamenco Dancing for a Spanish Themed Birthday Party. The organisers of the party as well as the man celebrating his birthday had all lived in Spain and spoke Spanish very well. As it was a big celebration they decided to book a […]

Read More

Flamenco Dancing Headington Festival Oxford

By Tomás

The organisers of the Headington Festival in Oxford approached the fabulous flamenco dancer, Laura to ask her if she could provide a performance of flamenco dance for the festival on Saturday 3rd June 2017. They already knew of her high standard of flamenco dancing from her previous performances. Laura said that she could and then […]

Read More

Flamenco: Cancer Research UK: St. Michael in the Northgate Oxford

By Tomás

I gave a flamenco guitar concert together with duets of guitar and castanets with the two wonderful flamenco dancers Maria Garcia and Rocio Gomez. The concert was to raise funds for Cancer Research UK which is a charity dear to me heart as my mother died of cancer and I wish that the last months […]

Read More

Tapas Evening at Verulam Golf Club St. Albans

By Tomás

On the night of Saturday 20 May 2017, I had the pleasure of performing Flamenco Guitar together with the wonderful Flamenco Dancer Laura at the Verulam Golf Club. I read on their Facebook page that after 24 hours of announcing the event it was completely sold out. I am not surprised; the Spanish food I […]

Read More

Guitarra española para una boda española

By Tomás

Versión en inglés Hace poco tuve el placer de tocar música de guitarra española para una boda y fue una ocasión tan memorable que he querido compartir un poco mis recuerdos de esa oacasión. La pareja que se casó era española y la verdad es que la música de la guitarra española era algo que […]

Read More

Spanish Guitar Music for a Spanish Wedding

By Tomás

Spanish version A little while back I played Spanish guitar music for a wedding and it was such a memorable occasion that I feel compelled to write my memories of it here. The couple getting married were both Spanish and absolutely loved Spanish guitar music. They were quite knowledgeable about the Flamenco and Classical guitar […]

Read More

Cómo tocar Remates, Llamadas y Subidas

By Tomás

Versión en inglés Tengo un vídeo de YouTube muy detallado en el cual explico cómo tocar remates, llamadas, subidas y cierres con especial referencia a Tientos y Tangos, Bulerías, Soleares y Alegrías. Estos términos se refieren principalmente a momentos o secciones en el baile flamenco pero también son de interés para los solistas de guitarra […]

Read More

Cómo tocar Soleá para Baile

By Tomás

Versión en inglés Es una gran alegría para mí que cada vez más mis estudiantes de guitarra flamenca me piden orientación sobre cómo acompañar al cante y al baile flamenco. No siempre ha sido así. Algunos años atrás, los guitarristas parecían estar principalmente interesados en concentrarse en tocar la guitarra en solitario, y por supuesto, […]

Read More

Cómo tocar Alegrías

By Tomás

Versión en inglés Tengo un vídeo en YouTube sobre cómo tocar Alegrías en  el que explico las varias secuencias de acordes para este toque. Alegrías es un palo flamenco sensible y sin embargo apasionado y que se asocia con Cádiz. Las Alegrías forman parte de un grupo de cantes que incluyen: Cantiñas, Mirabrás, Romeras y […]

Read More

Listen

Soleares

Bulerias

Granaina

Colombiana

Rondena

Music

Castanet and Guitar

Tomás Jiménez gives solo flamenco guitar recitals and concerts with flamenco dancers and castanet players for... Read More

YouTube videos

Tomás plays rajeo

We have several videos on YouTube.

Video of Tomás and María - Guajira
Zapateado en Re by Sabicas

Recent Blog Posts

Tomás and María: Together

We're always updating our blog with news, events and the later information.

Read our Blog