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    Learn Guitar- Beginner Lesson 1

    Beginning Guitar Lessons: Lesson 1

    "It Takes Time, Be patient and be Inspired "

    In the very first lesson we will look through 
    • Introduction to Guitar
    • Types of Guitars,
    • Shapes of Guitar 
    • The Parts of  Guitar

    1. Introduction to Guitar

                  Guitar is a popular musical instrument classified as 'String instrument'. It can have 4 to 8 strings.But generally guitars are having 6 strings. According to the type of guitar that is Acoustic guitar of Electric Guitar sound is projected either acoustically or through electrical amplification.
                      Typically It is  played by strumming or plucking the strings with the right hand while fretting (or pressing against the frets) the strings with the fingers of the left hand.

    2. Types of guitars

                  There are three main types of modern acoustic guitar: the classical guitar (nylon-string guitar), the steel-string acoustic guitar, and the archtop guitar. The tone of an acoustic guitar is produced by the strings's vibration, amplified by the body of the guitar, which acts as a resonating chamber. The classical guitar is often played as a solo instrument using a comprehensive finger-picking technique. The term "finger-picking" can also refer to a specific tradition of folk, blues, bluegrass, and country guitar playing in the United States.

    Electric guitars, introduced in the 1930's, use an amplifier that can electronically manipulate and shape the tone. Early amplified guitars employed a hollow body, but a solid body was eventually found more suitable, as it was less prone to feedback. Electric guitars have had a continuing profound influence on popular culture.

    3. Shapes of Guitar

                   The shape and size of a guitar’s body affects its voice in many subtle and not-so-subtle ways. A large-bodied guitar encompasses a greater amount of air, which can contribute to a deeper bass response. A smaller body often focuses the sound and gives more definition to the individual notes. The outline or shape of the guitar affects how various parts of the top vibrate.

    4. The Parts of  Guitar

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