Examples of using intervals in guitar playing, part 1: thirds, sixths and tenths

Single line lead guitar playing is great. But when you have six strings and four fingers to hold them down, why limit your playing to one note at a time? Throughout the history of guitar, players have used two notes (or more) at once, resulting in something halfway between a single note line and aContinue reading “Examples of using intervals in guitar playing, part 1: thirds, sixths and tenths”

Ukulele playing: pick or fingers?

One question I was asked fairly regularly by ukulele students in the past was: Which is better for playing ukulele – fingers or pick*? This blog post will hopefully go some way to explain why both are equally viable options. There – if you came to this article solely for reassurance on your preferred methodContinue reading “Ukulele playing: pick or fingers?”