verb see fingerpicking

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  • Fingerpick — Fingerpicks eines Banjo Spielers. Ein Fingerpick ist eine spezielle Art des Plektrums und wird häufig beim Spielen von Bluegrass Banjomusik, für Resonatorgitarren und im für die Pedal Steel Gitarre benutzt. Fingerpicks werden meist aus Metall… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fingerpick — A fingerpick is a type of plectrum used most commonly for playing bluegrass style banjo music. Most fingerpicks are most composed of metal or plastic. Unlike flat guitar picks, which are held between the thumb and finger and used one at a time,… …   Wikipedia

  • fingerpick — fin·ger·pick (fĭngʹgər pĭk ) v. fin·ger·picked, fin·ger·pick·ing, fin·ger·picks v. intr. To play a stringed instrument, such as the guitar or banjo, by plucking individual strings with the fingers. v. tr. To play (a stringed instrument) by… …   Universalium

  • fingerpick — finger pick n. A pointed, slightly curved plectrum worn on the fingertip, used in playing a stringed instrument such as the guitar or banjo. * * * …   Universalium

  • fingerpick — 1. noun /ˈfɪŋ.ɡə(ɹ)ˌpɪk/ A type of plectrum that clips on to, or wraps around the end of the fingers and thumb. 2. verb /ˈfɪŋ.ɡə(ɹ)ˌpɪk/ To pluck of the individual strings of a stringed instrument with the fingers …   Wiktionary

  • fingerpick — verb play (a guitar or similar instrument) using the fingernails or plectrums worn on the fingertips. noun a plectrum worn on a fingertip. Derivatives fingerpicker noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • fingerpick — /ˈfɪŋgəpɪk/ (say fingguhpik) noun 1. a plectrum designed to fit on the finger as one of a set, each one having an extending curved end for plucking the string. –verb (t) 2. to pluck (a guitar string) with the fingers rather than with a plectrum …   Australian English dictionary

  • fingerpick — fingˈerpick noun A small plectrum attached to the fingertip transitive verb and intransitive verb To play using fingerpicks • • • Main Entry: ↑finger …   Useful english dictionary

  • Daumenpick — Ein Fingerpick ist eine spezielle Art des Plektrums und wird häufig beim Spielen von Bluegrass Banjomusik benutzt. Fingerpicks werden meist aus Metall oder Kunststoff hergestellt. Anders als das Plektrum, das zwischen einem Finger und dem Daumen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Plectrum — Often called a pick or plec, a plectrum is a small flat tool used to pluck or strum a stringed instrument. For guitars and similar instruments, the plectrum is a separate tool held in the player s hand. In harpsichords, the plectra are attached… …   Wikipedia

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