Speed demon Home Page › Forums › Rock Class 101 Ukulele Lessons › Speed demon This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by lisadmh 4 weeks, 1 day ago. Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) Author Posts June 16, 2019 at 11:23 am #28247 lisadmhParticipant I’m just here to whine about my lack of speed. I loving Etude 17, but those licks in the middle!!! After much effort and repetition I’m playing them at 54 bpm with effort. Andrew’s at 80 bpm. Sigh. I think speed is the reason I prefer etudes over songs one can recognize. I can slow them down without it being blatantly obvious that I suck. Lol. June 16, 2019 at 1:05 pm #28248 rickeymikeParticipant Lisa, Tonight… can be slowed down to 75% and still sound GREAT! June 16, 2019 at 7:43 pm #28249 lisadmhParticipant Ha, after practicing all day, to the point of sore fingers, I can now play that same lick at 55 bpm. 75% is usually my goal. Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.