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post Oct 26 2009, 04:31 PM
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Original Lesson By : Muris Varajic
Name of Lesson : Fake Picking Lesson
Lesson URL : https://www.guitarmasterclass.net/solo-guit...picking-lesson/

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Muris Varajic
post Oct 26 2009, 11:28 PM
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Wow, such a nice surprise!!

You had few wrong notes tho, you mixed thirds within couple of shapes
but that shouldn't be huge problem, you can fix that easily.
However there is one thing that concerns me here.
You tend to use bare with your index finger for both D and B strings
but it real life it simply doesn't work for this lesson,
you have to fret (hammer on) every first note on B string and play it with the pick after that.
No bare, pure fretting all the time.
Good effort tho, keep it up. smile.gif


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post Oct 27 2009, 09:17 PM
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Good take! I didn't remember this amazing lesson! You did a great job but I also note some wrong notes and some (very) little timming issues.

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post Oct 27 2009, 11:20 PM
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I think the comments that Gabe and Muris made are neat so I only like to add that you could improve a little your sound.
Perhaps if you will record the sound with an air take you could lower the backing.

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post Oct 28 2009, 03:48 PM
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Very good take! As everyone said, there are some minor timing problems, and the sound is a bit bad. Other than that it is good.

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post Oct 28 2009, 08:06 PM
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7 on this one man.

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