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  Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar Page
You are also invite to read the essays "American Fingerstyle Guitar" by John Schroeter and "The Guitar Place" by Will Schmid to understand why Fingerstyle Guitar is growing in popularity.
There is an extensive collection of Frequently Asked Guitar Questions and a Fingerstyle Guitar Forum where you are invited to post your comments or questions.
American primitive guitar can be characterized by the use of folk music or folk-like material, driving alternating-bass fingerpicking with a good deal of repetitious ostinato patterns, and the use of alternative tunings (scordatura) such as open D and drop D
www.acousticfingerstyle.com   (493 words)

  
  Guitars | Lessons | Acoustic | Chords | How To Play Guitar | Bass | Electric | Strings | Music | Learn   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The guitar is one of the most popular instruments in modern music and is played by musicians all around the world.
A guitar is made of a long neck separated by frets (sections marked with metal bars) and a hollow body with a wide hole.
The guitar was made in order to demonstrate a new technology that could be used in fiber optics, displays and sensors.
www.kidzworld.com /article/961-the-guitar   (346 words)

  
  Guitar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Archtop guitars were immediately adopted upon their release by both jazz and country musicians and have remained particularly popular in jazz music, usually using thicker strings (higher gauged round wound and flat wound) than acoustic guitars.
A guitar using this tuning can tune to itself by the fact, with a single exception, the 5th fret on one string is the same note as the next open string; that is, a 5th-fret note on the sixth string is the same note as the open fifth string.
A "guitar pick" or "plectrum" is a small piece of hard material which is generally held between the thumb and first finger of the picking hand and is used to attack the strings.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Guitar   (6928 words)

  
 Electric guitar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Guitar virtuoso Steve Vai occasionally uses a triple-neck guitar; one neck is twelve string, one is six string and the third is a fretless six string.
The popularity of the electric guitar began with the big band era because amplified instruments became necessary to compete with the loud volumes of the large brass sections common to jazz orchestras of the thirties and forties.
An acoustic guitar's sound is largely dependent on the vibration of the guitar's body and the air within it; the sound of an electric guitar is largely dependent on a magnetically induced electrical signal, generated by the vibration of metal strings near sensitive pickups.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Electric_guitar   (2655 words)

  
 Guitar - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Guitaring was, for a time in the 16th century considered a Hate Crime as it has long been known that only one good Asian guitarist has ever existed,Herman Li and he has been playing in the band DragonForce since 1443.
Guitaring was seen as spiting the Asian minority, and bass guitars were considered a subtle comment on Asian genital proportions (see also John Myung).
The act of guitaring follows a unique ritualistic pattern for each individual guitaring-ist-er; some guitaring-ist-er-ists often manage to spend enough time warming up or preparing that they barely have time to play before their annual bath.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Guitar   (893 words)

  
 A History of the Guitar - 1000 Great Guitar Sites on the Web
The guitar probably originated in Spain, where by the 16th century it was the counterpart among the middle and lower classes of the aristocracy's vihuela, an instrument of similar shape and ancestry with six double courses.
Guitar makers in the 19th century broadened the body, increased the curve of the waist, thinned the belly, and changed the internal bracing.
By 1869, when he sold a guitar to Francisco Tarrega, the guitar had been swept out of the drawing room by the piano and had barely established a toehold in the concert hall.
www.guitarsite.com /history.htm   (1282 words)

  
 Guitar College - Home Study Guitar Courses
It's difficult for him to commit to a scheduled guitar lessons from a local teacher every week, take group lessons at the college or put his life on hold to study at a guitar school.
Whether you are looking for jazz guitar, blues or fingerstyle guitar lessons, Guitar College has a program that will develop those styles and give a solid music theory and technique foundation.
Fingerstyle guitar is very rewarding, because “it’s all you” and you don’t need a band to perform.
www.guitarcollege.com   (1650 words)

  
 Online Guitar Lessons
Here at Guitar Tricks we have a very practical solution to your dilemma, and a site that has so much variety that you will literally learn things about the guitar you never knew before no matter who you are....no matter how much guitar you have studied...even if you have played for 30 years.
C urrently on Guitar Tricks, we are showing our members 2893 of the 10343 total lessons that we have amassed over the years.
Guitar Tricks is full of information that you don't already know...
www.guitartricks.com   (2375 words)

  
 Harmony Central - Guitar Resources
A collection of lessons on guitar technique and music theory, some chord charts, a link to the Guitar Chord of the Week site, along with a couple of other related web pages including schools.
Links to guitar and amp manufacturers, effects manufacturers, companies that make guitar related softwareprograms, places that sell accessories and parts, and commercially available lessons, instructional videos, and tablature.
Guitar and percussion workshops held in the hills of Spain.
www.harmony-central.com /Guitar   (1390 words)

  
 chordbook.com - guitar chords
The acoustic guitar is loaded by default, but you can select electric, or go between the two.
This shows the notes that are playing at any time on the guitar fretboard.
To play individual strings hover between the bottom of the fretboard and bottom of the guitar, to see arrow buttons.
www.chordbook.com /guitarchords.php   (560 words)

  
 Classical Guitar, free music, scores, videos, midis and free software
Guitar Foundation of America is the largest multinational guitar organization providing serious guitarists a full range of educational, literary and performance resources and opportunities.
The Long Island Guitar Festival Is an annual international Guitar Festival providing a unique opportunity for students and the general public to see some of the world's finest guitarists teaching and performing.
The Michele Pittaluga International Classical Guitar Competition was first held in 1968 on the occasion of the celebration of the 800th anniversary of the foundation of the city.
home.att.net /~jorgeguillen   (590 words)

  
 Harmony Central - Guitar: Tablature
A large archive of Christian guitar and bass tabs.
MIDI files for guitarists (no vocal or guitar tracks) to jam with.
Guitar sheet music publishing/distribution company dealing mainly in jazz, classical and flamenco guitar.
www.harmony-central.com /Guitar/tab.html   (324 words)

  
 AZN Guitar   (Site not responding. Last check: )
guitar and the lute, especially the older guitar which had
The tone generated by the steel guitar is a sliding one as
guitar is a symbol of this growing interest in music.
www.aznguitar.com /newsletters/article1.html   (212 words)

  
 ULTIMATE GUITAR TABS ARCHIVE | 250,000+ Guitar Tabs, Bass Tabs, Chords and Guitar Pro Tabs!
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KT Tunstall: Refusing To Be 'The Suicidal Girl With A Guitar'
The Warren household is not in good shape.
www.ultimate-guitar.com   (291 words)

  
 Guitar Noise - Free Online Guitar Lessons
Each of them has their own area of knowledge and expertise and they’ll be chiming in with guitar tips, mini-articles and what-not.
Tom takes a look at the various methods of songwriting, with a focus on instrumental electric guitar pieces, This is a great introduction to creating new music by looking at how you approach your writing.
As founder and lead singer of The Rosenbergs, David Fagin led a crusade for artists' rights against unfair recording contracts, yet his solo CD is virtually free of politics.
www.guitarnoise.com   (497 words)

  
 Howstuffworks "How Acoustic Guitars Work"
The guitar is one of the most popular musical instruments in use today, and it spans a huge range of musical styles -- rock music, country music and flamenco music all use the same instrument to create wildly different sounds.
The guitar is an instrument that has been around since the 1500s, but it has undergone several big transformations during its history.
The development of the electric guitar is the most obvious recent mutation, and it had a huge effect on the popularity of the guitar.
www.howstuffworks.com /guitar.htm   (255 words)

  
 Guitar Player : The Complete Electric Guitar Package
Guitar Player magazine is the complete acoustic and electric guitar package.
Country superstar Brad Paisley is a Tele-toting connoisseur of boutique amps, and a blazing picker who’s pushing the boundaries of twangy guitar.
The old saying, “you get what you pay for,” has particular significance in the acoustic guitar market, where fine tonewoods and expert craftsmanship are fundamental requirements for great sound.
www.guitarplayer.com   (576 words)

  
 GibsonDigital.com
Gibson is proud to present the HD.6X-Pro Guitar System—the most revolutionary leap forward in guitar manufacturing in more than 50 years.
The result of years of research and development, the HD.6X-Pro Guitar System — nicknamed the HD LP — combines the incredible craftsmanship of an ultra-professional Gibson Les Paul with the latest, groundbreaking digital technology.
The result may look like a traditional electric guitar, but the HD LP is in fact a complete digital audio system that is poised to usher in a new era of music making.
www.gibson.com /DigitalGuitarNew/gibsonDigital.html   (295 words)

  
 #404 | File Missing @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com
guitar tabs / all updates / news / reviews / interviews / columns / lessons / forums / contests / ug.
Over the last time, we've been making some major changes behind the scenes to make our website more fun, cooler and easier to use.
If you are still unable to locate a page that should be on our site please contact us.
www.ultimate-guitar.com /tabs   (124 words)

  
 Guitar Music & Guitar Songs - Guitar Music Lessons
Your FREE GuitarVision™ Player software uses a revolutionary animated guitar to show you the exact chords, notes, fingerings and guitar music techniques -- like slides, bends, hammer-ons, pull-offs, and vibratos -- and the lyrics in your favorite guitar songs.
It enables aspiring guitar players of all skill levels to learn new guitar songs with ease.
While every attempt is made to accurately reflect all of the techniques as played by the original artist(s), it is always possible that the original artist(s) may have used slightly different guitar lessons techniques to achieve certain sounds.
www.guitarvision.com   (273 words)

  
 Windows XP 2000 NT ME 98 95 Music Software: Guitar [Shareware Music Machine]
Software to tune your guitar can be found in the Instrument Tuners category and specialized chord software in the Chords category.
Guitar tution tool that uses a virtual fretboard to show you exactly how to play.
A virtual guitar designed to allow composition and playback of any chord and pick sequence that may be played on a real guitar.
www.hitsquad.com /smm/win95/GUITAR   (965 words)

  
 Guitar Nine Records
Today's Gibson electric guitars represent the history as well as the future of the guitar.
Guitar Nine Records has declared October to be Instrumental Guitar Month, a great time to remember, support, discover, promote, and celebrate the many practitioners of this near-underground musical sub-genre.
GUITAR EMERCENCY: How to dramatically improve your guitar skills, discover the secrets of the music industry, and become a successful musician.
www.guitar9.com   (552 words)

  
 Main Page - GuitarZone.com
An attack on this website is really an attack on every one of you who have told someone (in person, or via the written word, telephone, or e-mail) how you play a song on guitar.
All logged-in members with at least 50 posts made in the forum are able to create new webpages here as well as edit the ones which already exist.
The goal is to make a collaborative and comprehensive website that is useful for any variety of guitar or bass player.
www.guitartabs.cc   (1027 words)

  
 Music and Guitar - Naftali Lahav. Home Page
A new method for the study of the guitar which I've named "Play Guitar".
The "Play Guitar" goals is to teach any one that has the will to learn to Play Guitar.
Pieces for classical guitar by N. Lahav were published by LIMOR music publications.
www.nl-guitar.com   (171 words)

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