Originally Posted by raynman68
Do you believe that going unlined was an impediment in learning fretless and if you had to do it again would you go lined or unlined?
Not for me, and,
Unlined, for sure.
Side dots are my reference points for fretless, not lines on the fingerboard. When playing fretted, I have to stay a wee bit behind the frets, so playing directly on them on fretless would be an extra challenge that I don't want to deal with.
All the best,
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