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Old 01-21-2021, 09:17 PM
Fatfinger McGee Fatfinger McGee is offline
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Default What you didn't know that held you back

Originally Posted by JonPR View Post

The second thing was a technical exercise: play a scale with fret hand only. IOW, play with hammer-ons and pull-offs alone, no picking, and play in time. (Ideally to a metronome.)

So it took a teacher to (a) observe what my issue was, and (b) suggest a simple solution.

Just tried it. My timing stinks, my pull-offs are barely audible, and my fretting hand is worn out after only a short time. I love it! Thanks for the insight into a glaring weakness.
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