The term “fingerboard radius” describes the curvature or arc of the fingerboard across the width of the neck. Different fingerboard radii lend themselves to different types of playing. Which one should you choose?
There’s an old parable of a woodsman chopping down trees in the forest. He labors for hours, chopping furiously, with little progress. As he toils, a passing traveler observes his situation. “I couldn’t help but notice how hard you’re working, with so little to show for it,” the traveler says. “I can see your axe … Read more