Alternate Picking Guitar Technique Explained Part 2

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In this exercise we play the most common thing known to man on the guitar “The minor pentatonic” scale.

BUT, the key here is to play and “Count” “1 2 3 4 5 6” to get the “Rhythm” so that the picking and fretting hands can articulate the phrase musically in time and in synchronisation.

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Alternate Picking 6’s Articulation Guitar Exercise

This next exercise is a classic “Repetition” alternate picking exercise. Count “1 e and a 2 e and a 3 e and a 4 e and a” and play in a double timed tetrachord manner accenting the 1st note in each 4 note grouping

“Repetition” Alternate Picking Guitar Technique Exercise

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Plectrum Picking “BACH” Baroque/Classical Guitar patterns

In this video I employ, chordal picking, alternate picking, hybrid picking and double stroke picking. If you play through the tab below all of this will become very clear and you will learn how to apply all of this naturally with the guitar pick. It’s amazing what can be achieved especially in regards to counterpoint!

Bach Concepts/Etude for the plectrum picking guitarist Music/Tab:

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