Basic Picking

Holding The Pick https://takadimi.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/pick-grip_edit.mov Picking is the act of striking the string to create a sound. There are many different types of stringed instruments and many different ways to pick.  Rest the heel of the right hand lightly on the lowest strings. Notice the movement in mostly from the wrist, and the forearm is still. […]

Picking Exercises

Basic Picking Picking is the act of striking the string to create a sound. There are many different types of stringed instruments and many different ways to pick.  Rest the heel of the right hand lightly on the lowest strings. https://takadimi.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/setuo-2.mov Notice the movement in mostly from the wrist, and the forearm is still. Anchoring […]