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Mechanics of Trilling

 

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If you combine a hammer-on and a pull-off you've got the beginning of a trill. A trill is a musical ornamentation technique hat consists of rapidly alternating between two notes. In this tutorial you'll learn some exercises that can help building your trilling technique. We'll systematically work each finger into the routine.

In this first lesson, we'll look at the basic mechanics, the physical motions, required to achieve a good trill.

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