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Old 12-18-2016, 11:00 AM
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Oh Holy Night (aka Fret Hand Stupid).

But, it is a one-take so you're hearing lots of room for improvement. Back to painting the house now. Thanks for listening.

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Old 12-18-2016, 11:21 AM
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Nice work Pitar!
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Old 12-18-2016, 06:54 PM
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Thanks. I'm trying to get it polished up.
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Old 12-19-2016, 10:30 AM
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Oh Holy Night (aka Fret Hand Stupid).

But, it is a one-take so you're hearing lots of room for improvement. Back to painting the house now. Thanks for listening.

https://app.box.com/s/ljap694gbfjwskrixf15539idpcfwqie
Good job!........
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Old 12-19-2016, 07:35 PM
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Thanks! Still trying to smooth it out.
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Old 12-21-2016, 11:19 AM
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I got started on section C last night. Holy cow such crazy stretches. Section C is pretty cool though.
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Old 12-21-2016, 04:32 PM
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I got started on section C last night. Holy cow such crazy stretches. Section C is pretty cool though.
That's my hang-up. There's a 5-fret stretch while holding a barred Am @ the 5th fret, with the little finger to the 10th fret, and then walked down, that's a new move for me. I could move further up the neck but it gets crowded for my big hands and loses the depth I'd like to keep which rapidly begins to decay above the 5th fret. So, practice....
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Old 12-23-2016, 07:33 AM
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Hashed out the first 4 bars of section C. Tough stuff.
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Old 12-23-2016, 03:46 PM
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Not playing too much this week. A lot of stuff going on, getting ready for Christmas.....
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Old 12-24-2016, 11:39 AM
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Got the first 12 bars. I'll try to learn the last 4 after Christmas Eve festivities tonight maybe. Luckily I have all next week to finish this tune.
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Old 12-24-2016, 11:09 PM
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The Entertainer is one of the songs I'm learning, but its Tommy Emmanuel's easy version.
Tommy Emmanuel has an easy version of anything?
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Old 12-25-2016, 09:45 AM
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Yes, lol. In his TrueFire Fingerstyle Breakthrough lesson the songs are actually playable by mere mortals.
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Old 12-25-2016, 12:54 PM
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Learned section C (32 bars) and played it through. On to the bridge after firming up section C. I might just come close to finishing this up around New Year's Day.
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Old 12-25-2016, 09:30 PM
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Going back to the Entertainer tomorrow. I'm going to spread out the tab on our coffee table and see how it plays out playing the whole thing through, as much as I can. I'm going to go back to working on Lutrell, Windy and Warm and re-learn Mississippi Blues too.
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Old 12-28-2016, 12:42 PM
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I got the bridge worked out and I can play it. Very slowly though. It's quite a finger buster.
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