Pure Thirds

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Pure Thirds

Postby Karl » Sun Aug 17, 2014 1:31 am

How did Chet manage to get his thirds (sixths and tenths too for that matter) to sound so pure? I can't, for the life of me, get them to sound anywhere near to the pureness Chet gets out of his guitars. What's the secret?
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Re: Pure Thirds

Postby Norm » Sun Aug 17, 2014 10:26 am

I believe if Paul Yandell were still with us he would credit a high action as a big part of it.

The rest of it is just Chet being a well practiced guitarist
...that's how it looks to me...The opinion expressed above is my own and does not necessarily reflect the views of this station. Your mileage may vary...

Audio samples: http://www.youtube.com/user/acountrygent/videos
That should do it.
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Re: Pure Thirds

Postby albertgen » Sun Aug 17, 2014 3:47 pm

I think arching your fingers helps get a cleaner sound. Al
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