Alternating Thumb Style, Thumb and Two Fingers - Level Four

Introducing the middle finger to the patterns mastered in lesson six.

Published: 10 Apr 2012 Updated: 09 Apr 2020Visits: 46Code: ULFP117iT2L4-CH-9

Topic: Fingerpicking Instruments: ukulele guitar banjo Subjects: Beginner • Intermediate • Advanced • Strums

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In this lesson we're introducing the middle finger to the fingerpicking patterns mastered in lesson/chapter five. There's only one pattern in common or cut time. this pattern is demonstarted on the four possible string orders.

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Guitar

Called "Travis Picking" on Banjo, the Alternating Thumbstyle techniques from this series of lessons and the Fingerpicking for Ukulele, Alternating Thumb Style can be applied to the guitar as well.

As the ukulele has only one set of four adjacent strings, the Guitar has three sets of four adjacent strings. This means the same principles are directly applicable to the guitar. And can be adapted to the guitar's adjacent string sets.

For Guitar the adjacent four strings sets are:

Banjo

Called Scruggs Style on Banjo the Alternating Thumbstyle techniques from this series of lessons and the Fingerpicking for Ukulele, Alternating Thumb Style can be applied.

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