Dedillo technique

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toby_88

Dedillo technique

Post by toby_88 » Sat Jul 12, 2008 6:32 pm

Hy,

How do you play a Dedillo across 3 strings? The piece Indifférence from Dyens contains such a technique.
Could you give me some ideas to play this?
Thanks!

Toby

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Re: Dedillo technique

Post by norban » Sun Jul 13, 2008 11:30 am

As the Dedillo is the picking of one string with one finger in both directions, I suppose you mean the same over three strings.
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Re: Dedillo technique

Post by Sean » Sun Jul 13, 2008 12:15 pm

Ah, Roland Dyens. If the dedillo is over the three trebles, damp the D string with the thumb and complete the strokes with the RH index finger in the directions shown on the music. The strokes are usually explained in the front of the music - Dyens always includes a 'cheat sheet' of technique explanations in front.

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