When cross picking a forward roll on the mandolin, play each of the strings in order. Cross pick a forward roll on the mandolin with the expert music training tips in this free video from a mandolin instructor.
So we're going to look at the metronome again, and we're going to use cross picking. Cross picking is a series of- it's a right hand technique. Right now we're just going to go with the metronome. So you can- it's going to be a series of strings, so it's going; that's 1, 2 and 3 and 4, and, so, if it we were to be in double time, so 2,3,4.