Legato for Speed I

Posted: May 13, 2013 by phanson in Tips & Tricks

64th notes smallHere are some phrases and runs, designed for speed by combining hammer-ons and pull-offs along with picking. When I was starting out all my fast licks had very few picks, sometimes I would pick only when I changed strings.

The rhythm of these licks are very open to interpretation. I like to use the term “floating rhythm”. These are not “even” 16ths, triplets, etc. You can float these licks over even grooves and just play them as fast as you want. Here’s a link to a “Tips and Tricks” post explains this whole floating concept. Floating

Tabs for the below video


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  1. Fairylefaye says:

    This is one of my faves! Thank you

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