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Old 2007-07-14, 16:26
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Originally Posted by sqol
NOTE: this applies even if you're practising some really slowly- if you're playing a passage that includes alternate picking a string skipping, if you play the correct note, but you downstroke when you should have upstroked (and vice versa), start over, because it'll mess up the rest of the passage.

Uh, wouldn't that mean you're limiting your picking hand's freedom and flexibility quite a lot locking it to a single pattern? Making mistakes and being able to recover from them gracefully is gold..
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