Playing Guitar

By: Clara

Guitar Basics

The acoustic Guitar is a large, wooden, string instrument that is played by plucking or strumming. Some say it is very hard to learn how to play. It really depends on how much you want to learn and the effort your willing to put forth to do it.

Things you need

In order to learn to play the guitar, you obviously, need a guitar. They can cost around $50 to $200, it depends on the guitar you want. You also need a capo, pick and possibly guitar stand for easy storage. The capo looks like a large set of pliers, and a pick is a thin piece of plastic. You use the pick to strum the strings. You use the capo to set the strings in a higher pitch.

Learning Guitar:

All you have to do is look up "how to play guitar" on the internet

Keep in mind that the guitar is not a very easy instrument to learn and it will take lots of practice. But! It is totally worth it when you can play all your favorite songs and even write a few of your own.