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Adam Schlenker
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  • Columbus, OH
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New Flat Pick Album for 2012: Adam Schlenker's Family Tree.m4v

Click Here to visit the website & purchase the album: Here are three samples from Adam Schlenk...
Oct 12, 2012
Adam Schlenker posted a status
"I just posted a new article on the 5th Fret site. It talks about the relationship between fret buzz and pick attack."
Mar 10, 2012
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Dec 29, 2011
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Nov 29, 2011
Adam Schlenker posted videos
Nov 29, 2011
Adam Schlenker commented on Adam Schlenker's video

Blue Chip Pick Demo.m4v

"Nope, the last segment is not with the shell pick but it is will the Merrill C-18 instead of the Nashville Guitar Co. D-28.  The intro and outro are on the Merrill and the two right after the mando segments are on the NGC.  One of the NGC…"
Nov 6, 2011
Michael Kent Brummerstedt commented on Adam Schlenker's video
Nov 6, 2011
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Nov 4, 2011
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Oct 18, 2011
Adam Schlenker posted a video

2011 Merrill C-18 sample.m4v

Here is a short improvised clip of me playing my new Merrill C-18. Several of you were wanting to hear it so here you go. I plan to to a more in-depth "revie...
Oct 16, 2011
Adam Schlenker left a comment for Antonio Eduardo Rosa
"Good to meet you! Thanks for the friend request. Adam Schlenker"
Jul 20, 2011
Adam Schlenker left a comment for PaDuff
"Yep, practice practice!  Freeing up your picking hand will take a lot of work but it's very worth it.  Hang in there. Adam"
Jul 20, 2011
Adam Schlenker left a comment for PaDuff
"Well it's a fun road but it will have it's frustrating moments.  Hang in there & if I can help just give a shout.   Adam"
Jul 19, 2011
Adam Schlenker left a comment for PaDuff
"Hey there, Great to hear you like the right hand exercise video!  There are a bunch more instructional videos on my web site and YouTube, including a series on right hand technique.  I'm working on a series on picking techniques…"
Jul 19, 2011
PaDuff commented on Adam Schlenker's video

bluegrass guitar lesson: C Pos clip 3 cross picking through the scale

"Hey Adam, I just joined AGC and found your right hand picking video and it was just what I was needing. I'have played for 44 yrs self taught and have always wanted to pick like that. I have the time and am ready to move into the flatpicking…"
Jul 19, 2011
Adam Schlenker commented on Adam Schlenker's video

Whiskey Before Breakfast Practice Tracks & Tab.m4v

"There is a 2nd generation of the Whiskey PDF included in the lesson "Adding Texture to the Tune".  This lesson looks at adding Hammer Ons Pull Offs and Slides.  You can down load the lesson package…"
Jul 18, 2011

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Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Gigging or professional musician, Music teacher, This is a profile for a guitar-related business engaged in the following area(s):, Instructional material publisher (books/video/website)
How many years have you been playing guitar?
20-30 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Mandolin, Banjo, Resonator guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Merrill C-18, Marty Lanham (Nashville Guitar Company) D28, Martin 1961 D28, Martin 1951 000-28...
What is your website address?
What type of music do you like to play?
I play and teach in the Flat Pick styles of bluegrass, folk and beyond...
Do you subscribe to or regularly read Acoustic Guitar?
I purchase copies at newsstands/bookstores

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At 10:30pm on July 19, 2011, PaDuff said…

Glad to have you , I'm working on alternate picking with the C maj scale and not as easy as you make it look, I'm going slow and trying to float my ring finger and pinky across the pickguard and keep my wrist off the bridge,,,,,,,,,,,,,practice practice practice right?


At 11:26am on July 19, 2011, PaDuff said…
Thanks, this is a new road I'm on and picking is always been a dream for me to make the Guitar sing instead of me. PaDuff
At 12:13pm on July 9, 2011, Brady Morgan Booth said…
Thank you so much Adam , I do love your style.

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