#1
Ok so I'm kinda confused about this! Do you always sweep pick arpeggios? And does sweep picking only apply to arpeggios or what? Cuz everytime I try and learn arpeggios and whatnot there is always sweep picking so I don't know what to do!!

Can someone help me out please?! Thank you!!
#2
Well arpeggios are just chords broken up one note at a time so... And sweeps sound better as arpeggios
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#3
There are many many ways to play arpeggios, sweeping them is only one way. They can be swept, picked via economy picking, alternate picking, hammer-ons and pull-offs, and pretty much every other way to pick the guitar. Arpeggios aren't always fast, shreddy bits.
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#4
the term sweeping is generally used when referring to playing arpeggios quickly. if it's a slow arpeggio piece you don't necessarily have to use the sweeping technique.
#5
sweeping doesn't have to be arpeggios. you could sweep chromatics, or just regular combinations of notes. Arpeggios, as have been said, are just chords with each note played individually
#6
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And sweeps sound better as arpeggios

It's more situational than that. Sweeping, in general, has very limited usability and is very rarely the better way to play something.
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#7
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the term sweeping is generally used when referring to playing arpeggios quickly. if it's a slow arpeggio piece you don't necessarily have to use the sweeping technique.

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