Watch the Broken 8ths online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Acoustic Guitar 4: Rhythm Principles
Broken 8ths - Concept 4 is a video guitar lesson presented by Laurence Juber and is sourced from Guitaristics: Rhythm.
This concept presents broken eight notes with rests in between certain beats. It introduces pushes, where a strum anticipates a downbeat . It also reinforces the idea of shaping the sonority and texture. It serves as an introduction to right hand choking and left hand muting which will be more fully explored in concept 9.