Watch the Wazamataz Breakdown: 1 online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Acoustic Guitar Greatest Hits Vol. 1
Lesson Source: Richard Gilewitz's Fingerstyle Narratives
Bars 1-8 Establish the main theme of the piece and require a very ‘snappy’ effect with properly placed staccato effects and power attacks on particular notes such as the slides on beat 3 in measure 3. Also, the rolls require a quick ‘lift’ of the fret hand immediately after plucking to create a sort of ‘popping’ effect.