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This is an excellent series of exercises designed to give you the fastest results:

Classical Right Hand pt 2 - Finger Strength

In this lesson, I’m including a few more exercises to further develop your finger independence and agility.

Classical Right Hand pt 1

Right hand technique is very important to achieve mastery of classical guitar.

Part 14 - 16th Note Triplets

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 14 - 16th Note Triplets

An important part of modern rock guitar playing revolves around lines of aggressive 1/16th-note triplets.

Part 13 - Arpeggios

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 13 - Arpeggios

Finally, here are ideas based on the 4-note arpeggios formed from each scale step. These are much more technically demanding, so go slowly and always use the correct picking.

Part 12 - Triads

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 12 - Triads

Now lets look at some three note patterns (Triads) with the A Major Scale

Part 11 - 16th Note Scale Sequences

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 11 - 16th Note Scale Sequences

Here are several four note patterns with the A Major Scale.

Part 10 - Major Scale in 4ths and 6ths

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 10 - the Major Scale in 4ths and 6ths

We will now study the scale of A Major in 4ths and 6ths, ascending and descending.

Part 9 - Major Scale in 3rds

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 9 - Major Scale in 3rds

Part 8 - String Skipping

77 Picking Exercises for Modern guitar, Part 8 - String Skipping

Work to apply economy picking techniques while skipping strings