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> (pass 7.75) Beginner Solo In D, Lesson By Muris Varajic
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mavel
post Dec 26 2011, 09:02 PM
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Original lesson: Beginner Solo in D by Muris Varajic

First attempt! Some mistake, sweep picking was very hard for me! Thanks to friends who helped me in the forum and especially Sinisa for precious help on video chat!



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Daniel Realpe
post Dec 27 2011, 10:15 PM
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Hi!

You learned the piece very well! good job! all the notes are correct,

I noticed in general, it should be more precise, and confident. Loosen your right hand a bit more, maybe hit the strings harder, and sync your hands up a bit more in order to sound more precise.

The tone you used is good, I think it fits the track.


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Cosmin Lupu
post Dec 27 2011, 10:37 PM
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Hi mavel! The take was good! There were minor mistakes but I think you had a good flow so, if you give a little more time to the details you shall loosen up, gain confidence and interpret the piece better! Keep going man!


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Ivan Milenkovic
post Dec 27 2011, 11:05 PM
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Very well played, good timing and excellent tone. I think you played this one very nice, but you need to be more careful with bending and in particular - vibrato. It's shallow and fast, it should be more wider, more slower, better controlled and in pitch. Vibrato needs to be in pitch same way as bends.


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Gabriel Leopardi
post Dec 28 2011, 05:40 PM
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Nice take man! I like your tone! As the other instructors said there are some minor details to fix, some wrong notes, bends and also you should improve a bit your vibrato (concentrate on the pitch of both techniques).


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7.75 (pass)


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