Starting with the 3rd finger.
The 3rd finger must be placed against the 2nd finger, remember to put the fingers round on the fingerboard.
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Lesson 5 The 3rd Finger
In this lesson we will start with the 3rd finger. The 3rd finger must be placed against the 2nd finger, remember to put the fingers round on the fingerboard. First play on the A string: 0-1-2-3 and listen to the pitch.
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Hover over the video, click on “AB” then set the beginning point with “i” and the end point with “o”.
Now read and learn the new notes where the 3rd fingers are in the score. Here on the A string. Round fingers and the 3rd against the 2nd finger. CVB1 16
Now on the D string. CVB1 17
Now on the G string. CVB1 18
Finally on the E string. CVB1 19
Nice little song on A and D string. CVB1 20
Now on the E string. CVB1 21
Finally on the G string. CVB1 22
We will add the 3rd finger in our improvisation. Let’s focus on doing this on one string for now.