Presentation on theme: "Introduction to the Guitar. Head Neck 6 Strings Sound Hole Sound Board Bridge Hollow Body Tuning Pegs Frets Pick Guard."— Presentation transcript:
Introduction to the Guitar
Head Neck 6 Strings Sound Hole Sound Board Bridge Hollow Body Tuning Pegs Frets Pick Guard
3 main sections Head Neck and Fretboard Body
Strings on a Guitar 6 strings on a guitar Largest (and lowest) is at the top when you hold the guitar Lowest to Highest = E, A, D, G, B, E (Elephant, Antelope, Dog, Ground Hog, Butterfly, Elephant Beetle) (Eddy Ate Dynamite Good Bye Eddy)
How to Hold a Guitar Which direction does the guitar go? What part rests on your knee? Where do your hands go?
Positions Rest Position Ready Position Playing Position