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On page 4 of delcamp 03, it is indicated that one should stop sounding the B (second string) with the second finger, at the same time producing an A, (first position), on the third (G) string, with the second finger. Is this a typo? How can this be done? I admit that I have not developed note-stopping as I should have despite the years of playing, and the notation indicating note-stopping is new to me. Perhaps I am missing something.
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It isn't a typo. The way M. Delcamp does it is to lean the finger over in such a way that it damps the higher string while fretting the new note on the adjacent string. He mentions it a few times in the lessons, perhaps the clearest being here
, where he demonstrates it in the fifth video down. That one relates to exercise 41 in level D02 (page 84), and involves the same notes as in your question.
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This is a very common technique in classical guitar if you're talking about the left hand, which I assume you are. The pad of your left finger stops the open string whilst simultaneously fingering the note on the adjacent string. The finger has to lean a little bit to stop the open string.
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