Left-Hand Exercises

Here are several handouts that are a good starting point for working on left-hand technique.

Focus your attention to 1 of the following when practicing these:

  • Maintain alternate picking with a down-up picking pattern.
  • Keep fingertips near the frets.
  • Keep your thumb behind the neck in-line with your middle finger.

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