Acoustic guitar is one of most usually used musical instruments in the folk and popular music. Several people start to learn on the acoustic guitars, which vary from the electric guitars in that they need no amplification. You can adapt and transfer the techniques you will learn on the acoustic guitar to the other instruments like the bass guitar, electric guitar, mandolin and banjo.

The Tips

Learn the name of every string. The names of the string in order from the highest pitch to the lowest pitch are the E, the B, the G, the D, the A and the E. Surprisingly, the strings which is the high-pitched are at the bottom of your guitar, closest to your leg.

Use the map of the notes of your guitar to help you in the beginning. The map will help you to familiarize yourself with your fret board’s layout, informing you which notes are where.