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by Yaakov
January 19th, 2018, 7:32 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Help a noobie with fingerpicking...?
Replies: 2
Views: 2619

Help a noobie with fingerpicking...?

If you can alternate-bass fingerpick, a beginner would like to know: how long until you could play through moderate-tempo pieces fairly well? If you can, say how long you worked at it daily and for how long (e.g. an hour a day for a year; since everyone's 'year' on guitar is different, the bottom li...
by Yaakov
January 14th, 2018, 12:03 pm
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Strumming without snoring
Replies: 4
Views: 3514

Re: Strumming without snoring

Yeah, those are good suggestions. But I should be more specific... You can't get around massive repetition for building rhythm chops, for sure. But I can't help feeling that I'm missing something... When I'm working on single-note play, for example, I may loop a particularly tough lick and slow it d...
by Yaakov
January 12th, 2018, 10:58 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Strumming without snoring
Replies: 4
Views: 3514

Strumming without snoring

Maybe you're like me - I enjoy working on single note playing, technique and even theory-related stuff. But when it comes to strumming songs... gets boring kind of quickly. Doesn't take long to play a song to death, and I don't always feel my chording and changes are improving by playing the song a ...