How to Use Dynamics to Improve any Guitar Performance

Thumb and Fingers as Orchestration Tools

Fingerstyle master Alex de Grassi demonstrates the use dynamics (volume variations) to highlight and contrast the interplay between the thumb and fingers; and to add color, nuance, and refinement to any guitar performance.  If you find your guitar strumming is a little blazah, adding dynamics could be the answer.

Alex de Grassi is a long-time Elixir® Strings endorsing artist, acclaimed acoustic guitar virtuoso, stylistic innovator, music educator and author. Learn more at degrassi.com.

Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced

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