A quick look at left hand muffling with open octaves. Also check out Episode 24.
In this episode I take a look at Carlos Salzedo’s “Seguidilla” from his suite of eight dances. I give some tips on it in general, and then talk about playing fast and offer some ideas and ways to work on speed.
I also made a version of this episode which shows the sheet music onscreen as I talk about it, though the video quality is worse overall. You can watch it below:
A two part look at muffling and dampening techniques:
Plus check out these Slow Motion Monday videos: