Picking

Guitar Pick Exercises 3 and 4

In this 3 1/2 minute video, Guitar Teacher Steve Falter shows you how to use two exercises to increase your pick control, accuracy, and speed.

How to Use a Guitar Pick

In this 4 minute video, Steve shows you how to use a guitar pick and demonstrates two exercises to get new players off to a good start.

Sweep Arpeggio Exercise

Here is an exercise that focuses on two main concepts:  Arpeggios and Sweep Picking.

An arpeggio can basically be thought of as a chord with it's respective notes played separately as opposed to all at once.   So, instead of strumming the notes together, each note is sounded individually.