The Secrets of Learning the Fretboard

Ex-007 Fretting Combinations Exercise Set

Ex-007 Fretting Combination Exercise Set

The object of these exercises is to work on your fretting hand combinations over all 6 strings.  Each exercise in the set of 6 varies slightly from the previous one.

All of the exercises below were written, notated, and recorded by Eddie Bond.

Exercise 1 – Left to Right



Exercise 2 – Right to Left

Exercise 1b


Exercise 3 – Left to Right then Right to Left



Exercise 4 – Right to Left then Left to Right



Exercise 5 – Left to Right and Right to Left in One Measure

Exercise 1e


Exercise 6 – Right to Left and Left to Right in One Measure

Exercise 1f



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