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Old 01-24-2019, 04:29 PM
jim1960 jim1960 is offline
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Originally Posted by Freedbaby View Post that I am trying to add fancy embellishments to improve my playing, or lets say, make it more interesting, Im having issues. When I play a G chord in either of the two popular positions, I cant hammer on and off the A string without whichever finger is playing the low E string muting it. I know the issue is to get the finger on the low E string out of the way but when I do, its a SUUPER AKWARD position, even looks super akward compared to other guitarists I see.

Sounds like your fingers are too parallel to the fretboard. Trying rolling your wrist under the next a little more so you get more arc on your fingers.
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