The guitar

Guitar – there are electric guitars and acoustic guitars.

This is a short summary of what a guitar is.

The category guitar will in future be expanded with more information about guitars.

Find out more about playing the guitar in the guitar chord section.

  • A guitar is a string instrument. When the strings of a guitar are strummed with a plectrum or plucked with the fingers tones are formed.
  • The guitar usually has six strings, but other variations exist, for example twelve-stringed-guitar.