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Offline justinguitar

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FO-108 • Basic Travis Picking
« on: January 30, 2012, 12:14:11 pm »
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Barring the chord?
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2012, 02:33:30 am »
So what is the disadvantage to keeping the entire chord barred instead of moving the barre up and down?

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Re: FO-108 • Basic Travis Picking
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2012, 03:47:42 am »
If you don't lift your finger the two bass notes ring out over each other instead of being distinct and separate.  Sounds better.

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Re: FO-108 • Basic Travis Picking
« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2017, 03:21:49 pm »
I'm trying to learn some Peter, Paul and Mary songs to play to my children. I've been able to get the basic Travis style picking down but when I listen to the songs, I feel like I'm missing something. I understand I don't have another guitarist. Does Peter Yarrow use this basic Travis style that is in this posted lesson? If not, how does it differ? Thanks in advance!!!

 

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