xnotorious
Registered User
Join date: Jun 2009
360 IQ
#1
is it ever a bad idea to bar 2 or 3 strings when sweep picking? like

|---------------12-17----|
|------------12-----------|
|---------13--------------|
|------14-----------------|
|---14--------------------|
|12-----------------------|

jerryc does it, but i'm not sure if he has the best techinque
deltadaz
Registered User
Join date: Oct 2011
100 IQ
#2
No! Major sweep. A shape I bar across the three strings like a rocking motion
But this goes up to 11
CelestialGuitar
Celestial Wish Guitarist
Join date: Nov 2011
518 IQ
#4
It's never a bad idea to roll, or bar as you say (but stop saying bar, if you think bar, notes will run into each other), advanced sweep patterns require several fingers rolling, so I'd add that to your sweep repertoire.
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