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Guitar Lesson Overview
Can you use sweep picking in blues? Sure, why not? The way I mostly use sweep picking is to sweep over 3 strings, creating a really quick triplet. Sweep picking is often used by shredders, but you can use this technique in any style of music. Many jazz cats actually use sweep picking a lot.
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What can you learn at JamPlay?
JamPlay has over 535 hours of lessons, and currently 45 different teachers. The lessons are from 15 minutes to 1 hour.
The lessons come with printable materials and supplemental content - TAB, chord charts, exercises and a lot more. Here is an overview of some of the things you can learn at JamPlay.
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