Watch the Section 2: Latin Patterns online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Rhythmology

Crisp sixteenth note rhythms and warm clear chords are integral parts of a guitarist's vocabulary when playing Latin styles. Learn how to apply thumb brushes, fingerstyle staccato, left hand staccato and varied rhythm in this lesson. You will also learn how to edit the block chord forms into various voicings, which will give you textural options. Finally, we'll cover minor add 9 and sus2 minor moves.
Harmonic Overview
Chords: F#Min add9 BMin
Street Key:F#: Im IVm
Theoretical Key:A: VIm IIm
Modes: F#Aeo BDor
Parent Scales: AMaj AMaj
Pentatonic Options: F#Min Pent BMin Pent EMaj Pent EMaj Pent