"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…"
"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…"