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Fingerpicking for Ukulele - Getting Started
There are two distinctly different Fingerpicking Styles.
One is the "Alternating Thumb Style" commonly called "Travis Picking" in the guitar world and "Scruggs Style" in the banjo world. Both named after the most famous musicians that made the style famous.
Second is the based on the Classical Guitar Technique using the thumb and three fingers. Often reffered to as "pima", the Spanish and Portegeuse names for the thumb, index, middle and ring fingers. This style. most associated with classical guitar and can be applied to the ukulele as well.
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Updated: Jan 1, 2003
This is the common alternating thumb and two finger strumming style utilizing the thumb, index and middle fingers. Commonly called “Travis” picking in the guitar world. This series of lessons explores and adapts this style to ukulele. Travis Picking is a finger-style made famous by Merle Travis and Chet Atkins. This style is commonly played on steel string acoustic guitars.
Modular Phonetic Rhythm by Chuck Anderson
Updated: Jan 1, 2003
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