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What is a Doublestop? A lot of melodies you will initially learn on mandolin feature single note lines. As you progess you will learn how to play slides, hammer-ons, and a technique called doublestops. When you play a pair of strings at the same time you can create a double stop. Watch the video below for examples. To learn how to incorporate this technique into your playing, check out our Exploring Doublestops premium lessons.

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