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Twenty-one music tutorials based on playing the guitar! Many people love music but only few became a musician. But if you really love music that badly, you might want to learn how to play guitar. The good thing is that, playing the guitar is really simple as long as you have the well to learn. Inside this ebook, you will learn...
Twenty-one music tutorials based on playing the guitar! Many people love music but only few became a musician. But if you really love music that badly, you might want to learn how to play guitar. The good thing is that, playing the guitar is really simple as long as you have the well to learn. Inside this ebook, you will learn various guitar keys and understand the uses of each keys.
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strumming patterns

Strumming patterns

What is strumming patterns? Strumming your guitar is often an interesting challenge as you start. It should be difficult to get your chords to sound correct. All of this will improve with time and practice. Lots of newbie guitar players wish to strum the strings too hard. This leads to an annoying “twangy” effect. you’ll want to avoid this at all costs!

Find here some useful tips for getting a good sound:strumming patterns Be sure to hold your pick correctly.
Be sure you don’t hold the pick too tightly.
In a downward motion, lightly glide the pick over your strings.
Don’t try and strum to fast. Go for accuracy than speed!
Practice strumming whole notes, half notes, quarter notes, eighth notes, and sixteenth notes.
Also, practice note values using a downward strum first.
Practice note values using a down/up pattern (go for accuracy!).
Integrate down-down up-up using note values.
Strum with your wrist, not your arm

As far as actual patterns are in the game, most are going to be unique to the song you’re playing. Some strumming patterns are going to be indicated by D (down) and U (up) symbols and some shall be indicated by / (down) and \ (up). Also, some will be indicated by actual note values where there will be a combination of whole, half, quarter, eighth and sixteenth notes. This is where some of the theory comes in handy!