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Basic Guitar Buying Tips

By: ian Williamson

Guitars are one of the best musical instruments man has ever created. In fact, almost 65% of Americans know how to play the guitar. This is because learning how to play the guitar is as easy as 1-2-3. It just needs some "dogged" determination, interest, and love for music, and anybody can easily learn how to manipulate a few strings.


Many experts contend that learning how to play the guitar is almost proportional to the kind of guitar being used. They suggest that in order to learn how to play the guitar in as little time possible, it is advantageous to use a good guitar.


Since many people would like to believe that all guitars are the same because they have similar attributes, it is really not possible to assume to assume it to so. This is because guitars are not created equal. Each kind has its own distinctions and differences.


For those who are not yet familiar with the way to choose the right guitar, here is a list of some tips that you can use:


1. Determine your budget first


Guitars are not made of second-hand class materials so you can expect that most of the guitars are relatively expensive.


Determine your budget first so that you will know how much you can afford before you decide what kind of a guitar to buy. Settling for a cheaper guitar is generally not a good option, especially those that are priced below $200 - so you had better set a budget for it.


2. Know your style


Knowing the kind of music that you like will help determine the kind of style of music you will play. For instance if you are interested in acoustic music, then it is best to buy an acoustic guitar; if you are into jazz, it would better to buy an "archtop' guitar.


3. Know your level of expertise


If you think you are still a beginner but would like to personally own a guitar, it is best to buy an electric guitar because it provides easier manipulation of the strings.


4. Know the store


Do not buy just anywhere; it would be better to buy your guitar from a quality shop or store. This will assure you of the quality of the guitar plus service in case you need some repairs or additional services.


Buying a guitar is not as easy as playing it. Just keep in mind that when you buy a guitar, do not just think of it as a good investment for your money but consider it a good investment for you skill. As they say, a good guitar renders good music.

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