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low second finger

the low second finger is placed close to the first finger.

on D string low 2nd finger is, F (natural), on A string it’s C (natural), on E string it’s G (natural). we’ll also learn the D and A dorian scales (minor modes of the C and G major scales respectively).

practice these:

D dorian scale

A Dorian:

G major two octave scale

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here are some good beginning tunes for low 2nd finger:
you are my sunshine
shady grove
cluck old hen
rollin’ in my sweet baby’s arms
angeline the baker
down in the valley
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