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The art of crosspicking on the guitar is extremely versatile and useful no matter your preferred style; it develops accuracy, dexterity and speed. But what is cross picking? At its most basic, it is a style of alternate picking used in bluegrass that can be used to play single notes on different strings. It attempts to recreate banjo style rolls and fingerstyle like guitar lines using a pick. Popularised by players such as Doc Watson it provides unprecedented picking power!