In this lesson Leonel shows how to adapt the cha-cha-chá to the Cuban tres. Although cha-cha-chá is not normally played on the Cuban tres, it has been done and can be adapted for either ensemble or solo playing.



Let’s talk about the son in the cha-cha-chá… (demonstrates with the tres)

It is not very common to include a tres within the cha-cha-chá instrumentation, but is possible. In fact, there are recordings with the tres in the cha-cha-chá

Let’s play another cha-cha-chá variation (demonstrates with the tres)


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Cuban Masters Series - Cuban Tres