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post Dec 5 2014, 06:11 PM
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Original lesson: Hand Synch by Ben Higgins

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post Dec 6 2014, 04:58 PM
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Hey mate!

You are very, very close to a great result with this lesson smile.gif As an ensemble it's in good shape - your hands are synced and the picking is clean, but some of the position shifts could be more in time, plus, I think there's one string which is out of tune sad.gif There are some notes which sound out towards the ending - see minute 0:29 - 0:33.

Take a bit more time to practice this one slower and you will surely have a perfect take and also, don't forget to check the guitar tuning before recording! smile.gif

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Ben Higgins
post Dec 6 2014, 06:33 PM
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Hi man, in terms of technique this is very, very accurate.

Watch out for that position shift at 0:08, try to make sure that you definitely hit the correct fret.

Your hand co-ordination is brilliant so the only things to improve upon are the position shift at 0:08 and the tuning issue.. it sounds like the B and high E are too flat.

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post Dec 8 2014, 05:36 PM
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Hi friend!! Great job with this lesson! Your technique is evolving really good! There are just some details to have in mind in order to improve this take is get a 10:

- Guitar tuning: There is a tuning problem in one or more of the higher strings that becomes more notorious when you reach the higher frets. Remember to check your tuning before recording.

- Guitar sound: There is a loud noise in your signal, you should try to find out if there is a problem with your cable or guitar because it's not normal. It appears when you are not playing but it's can be a problem when you are phrasing and want to use silences between melodies and phrases.

Besides these two technique issues, I can say that your playing is tight and fluently so you are ready to work on a more advanced AP lesson to keep on training your technique. Feel free to write me a PM if you want some suggestions on what to work next.

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