Pickups, Pull-offs, and Performing
This week on Thursday Live Lesson, the guys begin by talking about a luthier refusing to install a specific pickup. The conversation meanders toward finding experienced luthiers, brave DIY-ers, and broken instruments that still sound great. Aldrine answers a few technique related questions before going off on another ukulele tangent. The guys also talk about a few amazing female ukulele players before offering tips on stage presence.
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Questions Asked this Week:
1:40 Luthier refusing to install a specific pickup.
17:55 Broken instruments sounding better prior to being fixed.
22:15 What is the best way to transition from F to Bb while incorporating pinky mutes?
36:45 How much volume should I get from pull-offs?
45:00 Girls who rock the ukulele
51:15 Any tips for stage presence and performing?
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Youtube - Tommy Emmanuel
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Uke Minutes - Pinky Mutes
Uke Minutes - Left Hand Mute
Webcam Sessions - The Left Hand Mute
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Youtube - Kids Playing Guitars