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Some thoughts on speed

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by Lovebown, Nov 3, 2001.

  1. Lovebown


    Jan 6, 2001
    What I've noticed lately while working on my speed chops is that in order to pull off a fast passage and to make it sound fast, you need to play with very even volume and make each note "sound", so it doesn't blur out.

    A cool way of getting something to sound "fast" is to mix two diffrent tones, to gain contrast which will enhance..like two muted notes followed by one or two played one....like:

    and so fourth...
    if you play the muted notes with even volume as the played notes it will somehow trick the ear :p
    (All notes are 16ths)

    Ok I just felt like sharing this ;)