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post Jun 22 2011, 04:14 PM
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Hello GMC

I picked this lesson to work on my bendings and vibrato. Hope the pitch is a little better now.

Original : https://www.guitarmasterclass.net/ls/Bend-A...lide-Exercises/


Gear used : Les Paul and Line 6 X3

Grtz, Nico

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Cosmin Lupu
post Jun 22 2011, 05:35 PM
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hey Nico! smile.gif you are improving but still have to work on the pitch. This lesson is very good as it makes you concentrate on keeping a steady rhythm when executing vibrato and sustaining long notes. Try and listen to the flow of the melody and its notes, more than focusing on the actual vibrato - this is achieved by a lot of practice.

Vibrato is a shifty and cunning thing to master, but once you got a clear picture about how to 'flow' with the groove, pitch and feel you'll nail everything.

Keep it up!

A good reference for incredibly smooth vibrato and bending is the following song:

Andy is among my favorites! wink.gif

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Gabriel Leopardi
post Jun 22 2011, 09:28 PM
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Hi man! First of all! I love that guitar! biggrin.gif hahah As Cosmin said you have to work more on your bending, you are not reaching the correct pitch most of the times. Your Vibrato also should be stronger. Your timing is good and I like your tone!
Andy Timmons playing will be very inspiring for you because his vibrato and bending is awesome.

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post Jun 23 2011, 08:00 PM
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Hi Nico, I agree with Cosmin & Gabriel comments...still work to do on bends & vibrato, but you're on the good way in my opinion...still practice !

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post Jun 23 2011, 09:59 PM
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This take shows that you haven't yet mastered full control of vibrato! All in all -quite decent, keep practicing !

Your score from the bench ?? smile.gif

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post Jun 25 2011, 07:01 PM
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A little more work man but getting better! smile.gif 7 on this take.

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