Flashcards in Fifth Fret Tuning Technique Deck (8)
Describe the role of the fifth fret tuning technique.
The fifth fret tuning technique is a bit flawed. It really only has a place for when you are playing with no other music.
What occurs when using the fifth fret tuning technique if the strings are loose?
The guitar will end up sounding sloppy.
What occurs when using the fifth fret tuning technique if the strings are tight?
There is a risk of snapping a string.
What is the main limitation of the fifth fret tuning method?
When using the fifth fret tuning method, if you are a little bit out the whole way, the tuning is going to be pretty bad by the time you get to the last string.
In what direction should you always tune a guitar?
You should always tune up. if you are too high, tune down and come back up.
What is a good habit to get into when tuning?
Singing the notes while tuning is a good thing to practice.
What is a good way to check the tuning of a guitar when tuning by ear?
Play a chord one note at a time and make any adjustments as necessary.