How to efficiently play two consecutive notes on the same fret?



Asked by: Coreen Helland

So the best way I found to hit those two same fret notes on 5th and 6th string in a quick run without letting the note on the 5th string continue to ring – is to mute the string by lifting up the barre finger slightly between the two notes. The feel is like a little bounce with your barring finger or pulsing motion.

How do you play two notes on the guitar at the same time?






All we're doing is simultaneously plucking two strings at once. So we have the index finger on string two. And our middle uh finger on string one and we're just plucking both of them. Together.

How do you play two strings on the same fret?

The first way would be if I need to hold down the same fret on multiple strings I would use one finger and bar across those strings a bar just means holding multiple strings with the same finger.

How many notes can you play on a guitar at once?

On a 24 fret guitar, there are only 49 notes! (That’s 4 octaves) (ok, 49 notes if you count the first E. That is note one at fret zero. You could say there are 37 notes in the first 12 frets, with 36 semitones from start to finish.

How do you play the same fret on different strings bass?

Let say you are playing a note on the A and the next note is on the E then back to the A again, fret the note on the A a little bit lower on the pad of your finger then roll your finger up to fret the E with your finger tip and roll back to fret the A again with the pad. With a little practice, it’s really easy to do.

What is playing two notes at the same time called?





harmony, in music, the sound of two or more notes heard simultaneously.

What is 2 notes played together called?

In music, a dyad (less commonly, diad) is a set of two notes or pitches that, in particular contexts, may imply a chord.

How can I get better at fretting bass?

So just alternating strictly. Works out really well because we've got four notes on each string. So you just go one two one two one two one two it's an easy pattern to repeat.

How can I improve my hand bass fretting?

So that's the third fret of the a string and then we move down to the G at the third fret of the E string. By just simply curling the finger okay so we're starting with it.

How do you play clean notes on bass guitar?

The c string is needed. And you extend that idea all the way down the neck. So even if I'm on a low E string. I'm just sort of laying my fingers over the strings just enough to mute them.



What makes a good bassist?

Generally, the bassist does that by being a solid bridge between the drummer and the rest of the band. It’s more about time, tone and feel than anything. They have the right sound, they play at a volume that puts the bass right in there with the kick drum and/or balances well with the drummer’s volume.

How do you finger faster with bass?

Sometimes it's just a bit of a mess right. So really try and get that consistent shifting down so using your little finger is a great a great example of doing that.

How do you get a dirty bass tone?

Crunch. This method is called by amping. And results in one huge sounding beast horn or still retaining full control over the sound compared to just throwing a distortion pedal in front of a bass amp.



Why does my bass sound tinny?

It’s normal for brand new strings, just play it more, and the “tinny” sound will disappear. You’re probably just used to the sound of your old, dead strings.

What does boomy bass sound like?

Boomy: pretty much the opposite of tight and punchy. Bass notes are loud, but have little impact. Often, they bleed into other frequencies, resulting in somewhat muddy-sounding bass.