Watch the Back of Nail Koto online guitar lesson by Muriel Anderson from 50 Right-Hand Techniques You Must Know

In the quest to find ways for the guitar to imitate the sound of a koto, I found some sounds that I can use in other tunes as well. Playing with the back of the nail give a different sound, especially on a nylon string guitar.

You can hear this technique in my recording of "Sakura"