Finger Muscle or is it?

Discussion in 'Technique and Posture' started by Pomster, Feb 12, 2018 at 1:05 PM.

  1. Pomster


    Jul 3, 2017
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    Lancashire Uk
    This has got me thinking

    I went for my lesson straight from work last week. I usually keep my finger strengthener in my pocket, its become a bit of an habbit now, always pressing away whenever i get chance.

    Anyhow, i showed it to my teacher and his fingers seemed to be not quite as strong as mine. So would i be right in thinking its more a case of strengthening and stretching the tendons and not actual muscle strength in the fingers that's required?

    Just a thought

    (ready to be shot down)
    Pomster, Feb 12, 2018 at 1:05 PM
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  2. Pomster

    happyrat1 Destroyer of Eardrums!!!

    May 30, 2012
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    IMHO it seems to me it's a matter of strength and dexterity. Those would be the key factors involved. As well as trained muscle memory for runs and arpeggios.

    Gary ;)
    happyrat1, Feb 12, 2018 at 4:47 PM
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