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by pearl19
February 27th, 2011, 5:57 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Vibrato...how to do it??
Replies: 7
Views: 1554

Re: Vibrato...how to do it??

Steve Vai is definitely a technician. The link you provided does a great job of describing each type of vibrato, but if none of those work, the OP can always try the B.B. King method and shake the entire wrist while doing a vibrato lol. Sadly I can't get that link :cry: Sorry to sound like a chump ...
by pearl19
February 18th, 2011, 7:07 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Vibrato...how to do it??
Replies: 7
Views: 1554

Vibrato...how to do it??

So which part of your hand is doing the "vibrating"? Fingers? Wrist? Is your wrist or arm supposed to feel tight? I've watched numerous videos but still haven't a clue...

thx :D :)
by pearl19
February 15th, 2011, 9:02 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: What does it mean to you to be "reasonably good"...?
Replies: 6
Views: 1878

What does it mean to you to be "reasonably good"...?

At the guitar? What's your specific list of techniques and skills one has to master as a "reasonably good" guitarist? And what are the chords/chord shapes you have to know?
by pearl19
February 15th, 2011, 8:16 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: 6/8 timing strumming pattern? (Sometimes it be that way)
Replies: 3
Views: 1676

6/8 timing strumming pattern? (Sometimes it be that way)

I was listening to "Sometimes It Be That Way" by Jewel. The chords are simple, but I can't make out the strumming pattern she's using. I understand the importance of not being obsessed with one pattern, but I can't figure out anything that's even close. It sounds like it's in 6/8, and the intro soun...