Finger-Picking Pattern #1

Technique: Finger-Picking Technique
Difficulty: Beginner
Lesson Name: Finger-Picking Pattern #1

This lesson will concentrate on a simple finger-picking pattern that is targeted towards beginner guitar players or players who have been playing for a while but are just getting started with finger-picking.

This pattern (first two measures) can be used as a warm up, or to practice right hand finger-picking fluidity. This pattern also makes a pretty nice rhythm part fit for jamming with friends or looping it (with a pedal or through a computer) and improvising over it (last four measures).

Here it is:


About Gaston

Gaston has been playing classical and electric guitar for over a decade - and has performed over a hundred shows and recorded on hundreds of songs. Gaston is a co-founder and contributing editor at The School of Guitar.
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