Watch the Flamenco Picado online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Acoustic Guitar 8: Advanced Techniques

Flamenco Picado - Technique #8 is a video guitar lesson presented by Muriel Anderson and is sourced from 50 Right-Hand Techniques You Must Know.


Check out the TrueFire DVD course, Tierra Negra's New World Flamenco for more on this and other flamenco techniques.

The picado is in essence the rest stroke, but flamenco players tend to get a brighter sound by playing more straight on, to get a click from the fingernail.