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Out Of The Rut #2 - Speed Building

Ian Loft (3442) · [archive]
Style: Basics · Level: Beginner · Tempo: 100
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6

In this lesson, I will work through some more simple exercises through which you can work out the kinks, stretch a little further and improve your co-ordination skill set.

Drill #3

The finger sequence uses all four fingers on the L/H in the following order:

E(6)----1----3----2----4----

Start this on the sixth string then shift across to the fifth string repeating the pattern without breaking tempo - continue this up to the first string. Listen to the pattern played slowly:

Now, without breaking the tempo, reverse the pattern starting from the first string:

E(1)----4----2----3----1---- etc..

Here is the reverse pattern - again played slowly: