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fatstrat
post Apr 18 2007, 01:27 AM
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What can I do to improve upon not hitting dead strings when I'm trying to pick up the pace on a solo or fast scale work? PLEASE HELP!!


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post Apr 18 2007, 01:31 AM
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A good thing i do is try to minimize wrist movement.
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post Apr 18 2007, 01:34 AM
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QUOTE (The Uncreator @ Apr 17 2007, 08:31 PM) *
A good thing i do is try to minimize wrist movement.


Yea I hear ya there, I can sometimes get a little carried away with sweeping the strings to get that effect, but I'll start incorporating minimal wrist movement in my playing to keep the dead strings from coming up. I appreciate the help!


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post Apr 20 2007, 04:28 AM
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What are dead strings?......


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