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Inside/Outside Picking Study #1 (Bluegrass)

This inside-outside picking study will force you to become intimately aware of approaching a string from the inside or outside, so minor adjustments to your picking hand’s wrist and thumb bends will be required. The...

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Legato Study #1 (Pop Punk)

This legato study has a pretty cool melody with a nice dynamic octave change at the bridge. As with any legato, the challenge is to play it perfectly in time. It’s not particularly fast, but maintaining equal durations...

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Ch 1: Notes on The Guitar Neck
Summary

After completing this lesson, you should be able to answer these questions/do these things:   Answer These What are the natural notes? Which natural notes are a half-step apart? Which natural notes are a whole step apart?...

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Ch 1: Notes on The Guitar Neck
Challenge 2

String Hopping Challenge The purpose of this challenge is for you to get practice plucking strings that aren’t next to each other. You’ll play only open strings and won’t use your fretting hand at all. There...

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Ch 1: Notes on The Guitar Neck
Challenge 1

Download and print this challenge to complete it by hand. The numbers under the blank diagrams below indicate the fret number. Download Challenge 1 Download Challenge 1 solution (don’t cheat!) Write in the notes along the...

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