how do you 'hammer' the string?

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by Will1986, Feb 9, 2001.

  1. Will1986


    Jan 27, 2001
    how do you hammer the string, im not sure how you do it, whats the technique?
    please help
  2. MJB


    Mar 17, 2000
    Let's say you want to play a F on the D string 3rd fret and hammer on a G at the 5th fret. Fret the 3rd fret with index finger, pluck the note, while its still ringing slam down your ring finger at the 5th fret.