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What is the best right hand position for flatpicking
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Started this discussion. Last reply by David Wayne Martin Jul 14, 2016.

 

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David Wayne Martin replied to matthew's discussion What is the best right hand position for flatpicking
"I have noticed that others have shared what I have experienced - when it is a fiddle tune or lots of single string runs, I drop the pinky - but when its straight rhythm with strums - I go free hand.  I really like the way my D-28 rings out when…"
Jul 14, 2016
Mike Lowell replied to matthew's discussion What is the best right hand position for flatpicking
"I am chiming in after this post has been here several years...but this is an issue I am wrestling with.  I used to anchor, but found as I sped up, my movement became exaggerated.  I bought FP Mags book,  "Improving Speed, Tone…"
Sep 11, 2014

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