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by beckyeileen
September 1st, 2010, 9:45 pm
Forum: Guitar Noise Lessons
Topic: Podcast Notes
Replies: 81
Views: 54516

Re: Podcast Notes

Hi David,
Like many others, I'm so thankful for the Guitar Noise site. It has made learning to play the guitar possible for me.
Wonderful of Mike, too, to share his Podcast notes. Could you send me a copy? My e-mail address is beckyeileenjohnson@shaw.ca.
by beckyeileen
February 24th, 2010, 7:23 pm
Forum: Guitar Noise Lessons
Topic: I Shot The Sheriff
Replies: 31
Views: 28297

Re: I Shot The Sheriff

Just listened to David on the Mp3 again and realized that my terminology on my previous post was probably not clear. I should have said that my understanding is that you do a percussive stroke then an upstroke on the rest plus eighth note chord pair and I think you do a down then an upstroke on the ...
by beckyeileen
February 24th, 2010, 5:33 pm
Forum: Guitar Noise Lessons
Topic: I Shot The Sheriff
Replies: 31
Views: 28297

Re: I Shot The Sheriff

I find the third example and fourth example confusing, too. I think I know where I should do up and down strokes because of David's previous discussion which indicates you should palm mute and stroke down then do an upstroke with a rest and an eighth note chord and a down then upstroke on the triple...
by beckyeileen
February 20th, 2010, 12:00 pm
Forum: Guitar Noise Lessons
Topic: Greensleeves (What Child Is This)
Replies: 9
Views: 8281

Re: Greensleeves (What Child Is This)

Hi David, Pleasantly surprised to see your immediate response to my difficulty with the thumb. It had crossed my mind to use the classical guitar positioning and I think it will work well with my Yamaha APX500's thinner body. I will begin using this position, at least for fingerpicking songs, and I ...
by beckyeileen
February 19th, 2010, 9:09 pm
Forum: Guitar Noise Lessons
Topic: Greensleeves (What Child Is This)
Replies: 9
Views: 8281

Re: Greensleeves (What Child Is This)

I've been putting in some serious effort at learning the guitar for the past 6 months. I love David's arrangement of Greensleeves. Perhaps, too well, because I'm suffering from some carpal tunnel syndrome type symptoms (numb thumb on my fretting hand). Using the capo on the 7th fret added more twist...