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nail pizzicato


This is a bowing effect that directs the performer of a string instrument to pluck the string using the fingernail rather than the pad of the finger as in a normal pizzicato. The sound produced with this method is slightly more percussive and sharp.

See Also

[Abbreviation] pizz.
[English] snap pizzicato
[English] snap pizz
[English] buzz pizzicato
[Italian] pizzicato
[Italian] Bartók pizz


Last Updated: 2015-06-04 16:40:32