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Bending the 3rd String Part 2: Lesson 2

 

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Bending the 3rd String: Part 2

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This bend works with a A chord, and this is another whole step bend.

Put your ring finger in the 8th fret on the 2nd string, and your middle finger in the 7th fret on the 3rd string.

Play the 3rd, and 2nd strings with the pick, using a downstroke. Bend the 3rd string up a whole step, and then release it. Then play the note in the 5th fret on the 3rd string, and then the note in the 7th fret on the 4th string.

The D note on the 3rd string is the 4th note in the scale, and you're bending it up to the 5th note in the scale.

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